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Thinking About Retirement?

Attend a retirement webinar, calculate your benefit, apply for retirement or contact SDCERA's Member Service Center at 619-515-6800.

Next Regular Board of Retirement Meeting

The next regular meeting of the SDCERA Board of Retirement will be held at 9:00 am on Thursday, December 17, 2020.
Click here for more details.

Retiree Health Insurance Program

For information about SDCERA's Retiree Health Insurance Program CLICK HERE.

Are Your Beneficiary Designations Current?

Make sure your SDCERA beneficiary designations are up-to-date because your beneficiaries may be entitled to receive certain SDCERA benefits upon your death. If you have married, divorced or had children, you should update your beneficiary information by completing a Beneficiary Designation form and submitting it to SDCERA.

Audit Committee Meeting

A live stream of the December 7, 2020 Audit Committee Meeting can be viewed here beginning at 9:00 AM.

You can view the December 7, 2020 Audit Committee Meeting Agenda here.

The public is invited to send comments to the Board by emailing

SDCERA Board Appoints New CEO

The SDCERA Board of Retirement appointed Tracy Sandoval to become Chief Executive Officer of the San Diego County Employees Retirement Association.

"After conducting a nationwide search which attracted over 80 applicants, Tracy was the Board's unanimous choice to be SDCERA's Chief Executive Officer. Her management skills, experience and financial acumen made her the Board's top choice." said Board Chair Richard Tartre.

To view the full press release click here.

The SDCERA Call Center (619-515-6800) hours of operation:
Monday - Thursday 8:00 am to 2:00 pm
Friday Closed

This schedule is subject to change at any time.

Member Service

In order to comply with Governor Newsom's Executive Order to "Shelter in Place," SDCERA has made the following operational changes:

  • SDCERA's office, including the Member Service Center, is closed to visitors until further notice.
  • Members can also contact SDCERA and submit forms and information by:
•    Email:
•    Fax: (619) 515-5068
•    U.S. mail: 2275 Rio Bonito Way, Suite 100
San Diego, CA 92108
  • All Retirement Seminars are now being held via live webinar.

We regret any inconvenience this may cause our Members, but in light of current health concerns, these prudent steps are in the best interests of SDCERA Members and staff.

Please check this website frequently for updates on SDCERA's operations.

Investment Market Volatility and Retiree Benefit Payments

There should be no concern whatsoever of SDCERA's ability to pay retired Members and beneficiaries their monthly retirement benefits. SDCERA's Trust Fund has $11 billion in total assets. Using just 10% of these assets and with regular contributions by the plan sponsors and employees, SDCERA can pay retired Members and beneficiaries for well over a decade. The remaining 90% of Trust Fund assets continue to be prudently invested in well-diversified financial markets and positioned to take advantage of market dislocations.

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