Retirement System

The Seattle City Employees’ Retirement System (SCERS) administers your pension.

SCERS announces a 1.5% cost-of-living (COLA) increase effective for most retirees and beneficiaries in the November 2021 payment

A seven member Board of Administration governs your pension system. Find information here on how you can attend monthly meetings virtually, as they are open to all.

Reports on the August 12 and September 9, 2021 SCERS Board of Administration meetings can be found in the November-December issue of ARSCE News.

SCERS’ “Planning for Retirement” seminar is now available for viewing anytime! You’ll also find information on registering for future retirement planning seminars, as well as those on Social Security and financial planning

You can contact SCERS with your questions, concerns and suggestions.

You can contact ARSCE with your questions, concerns and suggestions.

Additional information:

SCERS (Seattle City Employees’ Retirement System) January 1, 2021 valuation report

SCERS 2020 auditor and financial report