Any Member of LACERS who is an employee of the City of Los Angeles, including employees on leave without pay status.
Any person or legal entity entitled to receive a benefit provided by LACERS.
Those periods during which you were a Member of LACERS and 1) received compensation from the City as an employee or 2) received temporary disability Workers’ Compensation benefits, and also paid contributions to the LACERS.
The Layoff Process and Retirement Benefits
Concerned about potentially being laid-off? Depending on your years of City Service and Tier Membership, there are different options available regarding your retirement benefits.
Note: Please contact LACERS immediately if you receive a layoff notice to review your options.
1. What happens to my retirement contributions when I am no longer employed by the City?