SAG Producers Pension Plan Benefits

Early retirement pension

Age requirements

At least 55 and less than 65

Service and other

Ten or more pension credits, excluding pension credits earned under the Alternative Eligibility Program

Basic benefit

Accrued monthly regular pension benefit reduced 1/4% (one-fourth of one percent) for each month you are younger than age 65.

Forms of pension payment

  • Five-Year Certain
  • Ten-Year Certain Option
  • Joint and Survivor Pension (50%)
  • Joint and Survivor Option (75%) effective January 1, 2008
  • Joint and Survivor Option (100%)
  • Pop-Up Options
  • Partial Lump Sum Option

Reduction factors: All forms of payment except the Five-Year Certain are reduced. For more information, contact us.

Conditions that may result in loss of some or all benefits

Certain employment after retirement

Suspension Earnings Limit History

The following table lists the minimum day player rates under the TV and Theatrical Agreement and limits for suspension.

July 1, 1998 - June 30, 1999

$576

$4,100

July 1, 1999 - June 30, 2000

$596

$4,200

July 1, 2000 - June 30, 2001

$617

$4,400

July 1, 2001 - June 30, 2002

$636

$4,500

July 1, 2002 - June 30, 2003

$655

$4,600

July 1, 2003 - June 30, 2004

$678

$4,800

July 1, 2004 - September 30, 2005

$695

$4,900

October 1, 2005 - June 30, 2006

$716

$5,100

July 1, 2006 - June 30, 2007

$737

$5,200

July 1, 2008 - June 30,2009

$759

$5,400

July 1, 2009 - June 30, 2010

$782

$5,500

July 1, 2010 - June 30, 2011

$809

$5,700

July 1, 2011 - June 30, 2012

$825

$5,800

July 1, 2012 - June 30, 2013

$842

$5,900

July 1, 2013 - June 30, 2014

$859

$6,100

July 1, 2014 - June 30, 2015

$880

$6,200

July 1, 2015 - June 30, 2016

$906

$6,400

July 1, 2016 - June 30, 2017

$933

$6,600