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How old is pera?
Last Updated: 23rd January, 2020
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Simply so, when did Pera start?
Additionally, is Pera a lifetime benefit? As a defined benefit retirement plan, PERA provides you with benefits to help you on your journey to retirement. In exchange, you'll receive a lifetime defined benefit payment, or a pension, at retirement. In addition to that monthly benefit, PERA also provides benefits life survivor and disability benefits.
Likewise, can you buy years in Pera?
» If you are a Local Government Division employee, you may qualify to purchase more than 10 years of service credit if you were employed on the date your employer affiliated with PERA and the employer affiliated with PERA after November 1, 2003.
How is a PERA pension calculated?
Your PERA retirement benefit is based on your years of service credit and your age at retirement. It is calculated using a percentage of your Highest Average Salary (HAS). If you want to learn about how your benefit will be calculated, including how your HAS will be determined, refer to the Retirement Process booklet.