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Tacoma Employees' Retirement System

The Tacoma Employees' Retirement System (TERS) is a defined benefit plan covering employees of the City of Tacoma and other Member Public Agencies. It is funded by employee and employer contributions, as well as investment returns.


Retirement Planning Sessions - August/September 2019

TERS will be hosting retirement planning sessions throughout August and September 2019. Please bring your lunch and learn more about planning for your retirement. 


Session Information

  • August 14, 2019
    11:30 AM to 1 PM
    Topic: TERS
    Tacoma Municipal Building Council Chambers, 1st Floor
  • August 15, 2019
    11:30 AM to 1 PM 
    Topic: TERS
    Tacoma Public Utilities Auditorium
  • August 29, 2019
    Time to be determined
    Topic: Medicare 101
    Tacoma Public Utilities Auditorium
  • September 17, 2019
    1-2:30 PM
    Topic: Social Security 101
    Tacoma Public Utilities Auditorium

2019 Cost of Living Adjustment for TERS Retirees

Please see the Cost of Living Adjustment Letter for information regarding the 2019 Cost of Living Adjustment.