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Are You Planning to Retire in 2020? NEW
If you are planning to retire in 2020 and are considering leaving a continuance benefit to your spouse/domestic partner of more than 50%, please click here for more information that could affect the date you choose for retirement.

Worksite “Planning For Retirement” Seminars are Available NEW
Would you like a “Planning for Retirement” seminar presented at your worksite? With arrangements through your department’s Personnel Director or Training Coordinator, LACERS staff will take its show on the road if your department can commit to a minimum of 30 employees and provide a location to accommodate a PowerPoint presentation.

This 3-hour “Planning for Retirement” seminar covers all the benefits of LACERS comprehensive retirement package including your monthly retirement allowance, health benefits, and survivor benefits. This seminar works well for divisional or departmental training days.

For more information about scheduling a worksite seminar please email LACERS at lacers.services@lacity.org.

Participants in the Family Death Benefit Plan (FDBP) are in for good news: their FDBP contribution is decreasing from $3.70 per month to $3.00 beginning in July 2018. If you are a participant in the FDBP, you will see your reduced contribution amount ($1.50 per pay period) reflected on your July 18, 2018 paycheck. The benefits of the FDBP remain unchanged. The only thing changing is a decrease in your contribution. For more information regarding the FDBP, please click here or contact our Member Services Center at (800) 779-8328, TTY (888) 349-3996.

Schedule Retirement Counseling with LACERS
Please call (800) 779-8328 to be scheduled for Retirement Counseling. 


MyLACERS MyLACERS is a web member service that lets Members view account information 24/7. Active Members can see contributions on account, designated beneficiaries and contact information. Retired Members can view past 1099R statements, current payment statements, designated beneficiaries, current deductions and health deduction information. It's easy, fast and very informative!

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Benefit CalculatorYour retirement benefit is determined by your Final Average Monthly Compensation, your years of Service Credit, and your Service Retirement Allowance Formula.