CalPERS Retirement Estimates

Use the CalPERS Retirement Estimate Calculator or log in to myCalPERS to estimate your monthly pension benefit.  By logging in to my|CalPERS to create an estimate, you benefit from the estimate calculator using the latest data CalPERS has on record. You can create and save multiple estimates.  This can be a helpful tool in choosing your retirement date.

Learn more about the Retirement Estimate Calculator in this CalPERS Quick Tip (Length 1:11), or by reading the CalPERS Planning Your Service Retirement Booklet.

CalPERS-Generated Retirement Estimates

When you’re within one year of your expected retirement date, you can request an official CalPERS-generated retirement estimate.

To request an official CalPERS-generated estimate, you must mail CalPERS a completed Retirement Allowance Estimate Request form. This form is also available through the Forms & Publications area on the CalPERS website at Please allow 30 days for processing once CalPERS receives your completed form.