94 employees reported this benefit
Retirement offers different options such as an investment
Most people my age (30s) don't stay long enough to become vested in the pension plan. You can opt to participate in a pre-tax 457 plan and take it with you.
Not sure the Florida retirement system is going to last at the rate the Republicans are taking the state.
Its a great retirement plan.
Very good options to choose from; however, Legislature and Governor required state employees to contribute after hiring; I once received a 9% contribution from the employer and now it's only 3%
Employer match by 3 or 4 percent. Employees could chose between being vested or a 5 year plan.
If you are making a career out of state government it is a great plan.
It's OK, It averages out to about 50% of what you were earning when full time employ. There is a formula that they send you every year, but I believe that what I wrote is a fair approximation of your income after 30 years of service.
Was good but they are slowly whittling away at it.
Required 3 percent of your pay is taken for retirement. They do not take out social security for an ops position.