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County of San Luis Obispo

County Government Retiree COLA


 


 

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the COLA for 2020?

The 2020 COLA is as follows:

Tier Retirement Date COLA
1 On or Before January 1, 2020 3.00%
2 & 3 On or Before January 1, 2020 2.00%
What was the COLA for 2019?

The 2019 COLA is as follows:

Tier Retirement Date COLA
1 On or Before January 1, 2019 3.00%
2 & 3 On or Before January 1, 2019 2.00%
What was the COLA for 2018?

The 2018 COLA is as follows:

Tier Retirement Date COLA
1 On or After January 2, 1981 but Before January 2, 2018 2.80%
1 On or Before January 1, 1981 3.00%
2 & 3 On or Before January 1, 2018 2.00%
What was the COLA for 2017?

The 2017 COLA was 2.10% for the majority of retirees.

What was the COLA for 2016?

The 2016 COLA was 1.90% for the majority of retirees.

What was the COLA for 2015?

The 2015 COLA was 1.90% for the majority of retirees.

What was the COLA for 2014?

The 2014 COLA was 2.00% for the majority of retirees.

What was the COLA for 2013?

The 2013 COLA was 2.50% for the majority of retirees.

What was the COLA for 2012?

The 2012 COLA was 2.00% for the majority of retirees.

What was the COLA for 2011?

The 2011 COLA was 0.60% for the majority of retirees.

What was the COLA for 2010?

The 2010 COLA was determined by the table below:
 

            Retirees who Retired   2010 COLA Increase
Before January 1 and after January 2nd   Effective April 1, 2010
2010 2009   1.60%
2009 2008   1.90%
2008 2007   2.40%
2007 2001   2.90%
2001 all prior   3.00%