SAG Producers Pension Plan Benefits

Regular pension

Age requirements

65 or over  

Service and other

10 or more pension credits.

Basic benefit

Sum of the annual Prior Service Benefit and Current Service Benefit divided by 12.



Maximum Effective 7/1/2007

Less than 20 pension credits $6,500 per month
20 through 29 pension credits $7,000 per month
30 through 34 pension credits $7,500 per month
35 or more pension credits $8,000 per month

Maximum Prior to 7/1/2007

1/1/1999 through 6/30/2007 $6,000
1/1/1998 through 12/31/1998 $5,000
Prior to 1/1/1998 $4,400

Minimum: $220 per month. Not applicable if you have fewer than 10 pension credits after excluding pension credit earned under the Alternative Eligibility Program.

Delayed retirement after 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 or call (800) 777-4013.