Create Your Own Retirement Benefit Estimate (RBE) on My LACERA
Resource: My LACERA
Create a personalized calculation of your monthly retirement allowance through the Retirement Benefit Estimate calculator within My LACERA. The calculator pre-populates your personal data on file with LACERA. The calculator results display the totals of each of the six retirement options.
3-5 years Prior to Retirement Date: Attend a Pre-Retirement Workshop at LACERA
Post-Workshop: One-on-One Consultation with Retirement Benefits Specialist at LACERA
Time saver idea: Visit the Member Service Center after a pre-retirement workshop or come at a later date.
Resource: LACERA Member Service Center
300 N. Lake Ave., Pasadena, CA 91101
Hours - 7 AM – 5 PM, Monday - Friday
Resource: Make an appointment online. Appointments are available between the hours of 7 AM and 1:45 PM.
6 Months Prior: Request an Official Retirement Estimate and Election to Retire Form
Call LACERA 800-786-6464 or visit the Member Service Center.
2 Months Prior: Visit the Member Service Center
Your Retirement Date Arrives — CONGRATULATIONS!
Resource: Retired Member
45-60 Days After Retirement: Receive First Retirement Check
Resource: Payday Calendar
Tip: You can view the whole process in Introduction to Retirement: 7-Step Reference Card