25 employees reported this benefit
you get 1.7 per year of your average high three years of salary
The federal retirement plan is based on three parts, a pension based on a number of years service and highest salary, the thrift savings plan, and social security.
I was separated from the FBI on personal reasons with my supervisor; who did not allow me retirement consultation with HRD to plan my medical and other benefits. I and my family was left without any health benefits; and suffered for over 100 days without any health insurance. Thanks to OPM who rated me as eligible for the benefits and restored my health benefits.
Government FERS is a great plan