|HR Benefits - Retirement|
Arizona State Retirement System
Most full-time Central Arizona College employees are automatically members of the Arizona State Retirement System. Certain part-time employees who meet the "20/20" Rule are also automatically members. ASRS is a defined benefit system. The salary contribution rate for 2015-2016 is 11.47% (That includes 11.35% for retirement and 0.12% for long term disability). Contribution rates are set by Arizona State Statute.
The ASRS website is an excellent information tool and can be accessed at www.azasrs.gov
Public Safety Personnel Retirement System
Central Arizona College police officers are members of the Public Safety Personnel Retirement System.