US Air Force Employee Benefit: Retirement Plan | Glassdoor

US Air Force Retirement Plan

Updated Jul 21, 2014

2204 employees reported this benefit


Employer Summary

The US Air Force offers a retirement plan in which airmen can retire and receive benefits after 20 years of service.

This information about the Retirement Plan benefit at US Air Force is the result of research by Glassdoor editorial staff, and was not provided directly by a representative of US Air Force. The description here may not reflect the current US Air Force Retirement Plan benefit.

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Employee Comments

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  • Dec 07, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current E4 - Air Force - Senior Airman in Sumter, South Carolina

    Stay 20 and you can be set for life.

  • Nov 14, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Cryptologic Language Analyst in Miami, Florida

    If you are active duty you only have to serve for 20 years and will receive a small paycheck every month right after you retire.

  • Nov 13, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Operations Officer in Fresno, California

    If you can suffer through 20 years, you can have one of the best retirements in the world. You will be broken, in body and spirit. With a great retirement.

  • Nov 08, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Aircraft Maintenance Technician in Minot, North Dakota

    its as good as you are wiling to put into it.

  • Nov 07, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Production Supervisor in Tacoma, Washington State

    50 % base pay after 20 years of service

  • Oct 10, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Gulfport, Mississippi

    2.5% per year and have the chance tou earn more after 20 years of service.

  • Oct 03, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Dental Assistant in Tucson, Arizona

    They still offer a pension plan

  • Sep 16, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Hurlburt Field, Florida

    You get 50% of paycheck for 20 years of work

  • Aug 30, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Patrick AFB, Florida

    Was good when I retired. haha

  • Aug 30, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Security Forces in Great Falls, Montana

    doing 20 years wasn't something i was interested in, although it is a great plan

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