Retirement Eligibility - TIER 2
TIER 2 Members are eligible to retire from PERA when they meet the age and service credit requirement for the plan they participate in. The normal age and service credit retirement eligibility requirements for TIER 2 members are listed below:
General Member Plans for State General Plan 3 and Municipal General Plans 1 - 4.
- Rule of 85 (members must have eight or more years of service credit and age at time of retirement and years of service credit must equal 85); or
- Age 65 with 8 or more years of service credit.
Public Safety Plans for State Police Member and Adult Correctional Officer Plan 1, Juvenile Correctional Officer Plan 2, Municipal Police Member Plans 1 - 5, Municipal Fire Member Plans 1 - 5, Municipal Detention Officer Plan 1 & State General Member Plan 3 - Peace Officers*
- Any age with 25 or more years of service credit; or
- Age 60 or older with 6 or more years of service credit.