Retirement System

City Retirement System

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

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.

Check ARSCE News for reports on the latest SCERS Board of Administration meetings.

The SCERS Member Handbook has been revised, as of June 30, 2023

Member Self-Service Portal, questions and requests

SCERS January 1, 2023 valuation report

Read the SCERS 2022 audit report


Preparing for City retirement

Read SCERS publication “Leaving your job with the City? What to know about your pension before leaving City employment”

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.