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NYS Comptroller

Thomas P. DiNapoli

State Police Plan

For PFRS Tier 2, 5 and 6 Members

(Section 381-b)

Full- and Part-Time Service Credit

Full-Time Employment

If you work on a full-time, continuous basis beginning on your first day working for a participating PFRS employer, your service credit is the difference between your start date and the present date or, should you leave paid employment, your date of departure.

Part-Time Employment

For Tier 2, 5 and 6 members, one year of part-time employment is credited as the lesser of:

number of days reported* ÷ 260 days


annual earnings reported ÷ (State’s hourly minimum wage × 2,000)

*As reported by your employer.