Retirement Checks

Get Your Benefit Statement

Due to COVID-19, benefit statements aren't being mailed to retirees enrolled in direct deposit until further notice. You can view and print your statement in myCalPERS.

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  • Benefits are paid at the beginning of the month for the previous month's benefits.
  • The State Controller's Office issues the payments and determines mailing dates.
  • For tax reasons, your December check is always dated the first day of the new year.
  • If you haven’t received your check by the sixth of each month, or if you believe it was lost or stolen, contact us.
  • View or print your benefit statements from the last five years by logging in to myCalPERS.