Retirement Benefits Information

District employees are eligible for Deferred Compensation Plans and, if qualified, a defined benefit pension plan either from the Califonia State Teachers Retirement System (CalSTRS) or the California Public Employees Retirement System (CalPERS).

Deferred Compensation Plans

San Diego Unified School District employees now have the opportunity to enroll in two deferred compensation plans, a 403(b) plan and the new 457(b) plan. Employees can choose to contribute to the 403(b), the 457(b) or both. For more information about the new 457(b) plan, please read the materials provided below.

Retirement Systems


TSA/Deferred compensation info: (619) 725-7670
CalSTRS information: (619) 725-7678
CalPERS information: (619) 725-7674