Do you plan to retire soon? Maybe retirement is still a few years away. No matter how far you are from that special day, SDCERA has a seminar to fit your needs.
If you are five to 20 years from retirement, attend a mid-career seminar. Looking to retire within the next year? Attend a late-career seminar. It's always a good time to learn more about retirement. Visit the Seminars page for the full 2014 schedule. Call 619.515.6800 to enroll.
Board of Retirement election: Candidate list now available
Two candidates have been verified in the General member election to fill the second seat on the Board of Retirement. Ballots will be distributed by the Registrar of Voters (ROV) at the end of April for this election.
No election will be held for Retired members, because the candidates for each seat ran unopposed. E.F. “Skip” Murphy will renew his term for the... (Read more)
COLA effective with the April benefit payment
A cost of living adjustment (COLA) will be applied to April 30 retirement benefit payments to all members who retired on or before March 31, 2014. The Board of Retirement approved a 1.50% cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) for retired members at their March 6 meeting.
The COLA is based on the Consumer Price Index (CPI) for the San Diego area, which increased by 1.31% over the previous year.
This website provides disclosure of certain terms and conditions of SDCERA membership and benefits available to members. It is designed to give you this information as simply and accurately as possible. SDCERA is governed by the County Employees Retirement Law of 1937 (Government Code Section 31450 et seq.) and by the California Public Employees' Pension Reform Act of 2013 (Government Code Section 7522 et seq.) as they have been adopted and implemented by the San Diego County Board of Supervisors and the SDCERA Board of Retirement. If there is any inconsistency between this website and the governing law, the law will govern. Decisions relating to the plan will be made after reference to the statutes and any resolutions, regulations and policies governing administration of SDCERA as they exist at the same time of the decisions.