Archived Poll March 2018

Retirement Eligibility

If you were first hired on or before December 31, 2012, when are you eligible to retire?

 

Selection Votes Percentage
A: At age 50 with at least 30 years of service credit. 161 13.2
B: At age 55 with at least five years of service. 432 35.4
Either A or B. 522 42.8
Whenever I feel like it. 104 8.5

If you were first hired on or before December 31, 2012, you are covered under the CalSTRS 2% at 60 benefit structure and are eligible for retirement at either:

  • Age 50 with at least 30 years of service credit.
  • Age 55 with five years of service credit—or under special circumstances.

If you were first hired on or after January 1, 2013, you are covered under the CalSTRS 2% at 62 benefit structure and are eligible for retirement at age 55 with at least five years of service—or under special circumstances.

Learn more about the two benefit structures.

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Answer%
A: At age 50 with at least 30 years of service credit.13.2%
B: At age 55 with at least five years of service.35.4%
Either A or B. 42.8%
Whenever I feel like it.8.5%

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