A comparison of disability retirement plans
|Pension fund||Assets of fund||Average age of a disability retiree||Average monthly disability pension||Percent of salary||Total number of retirees||Total number|
|Florida Retirement System||$51-billion||50||$1,440||42%||140,737*||1,252||back|
|Tampa Fire and Police Pension Fund||$636-million||39||$1,791||65%||978||302||back|
|St. Petersburg Police Pension Fund||$124-million||42||$1,826||60%||341||37||back|
|St. Petersburg Firefighters Pension Fund||$63-million||42||$1,845||60%||307||45||back|
|Clearwater General Employees Fund||$221-million||41||$1,874||75%**||217||80||back|
|Largo Fire and Police Pension Fund||$37-million||39||$1,320||60%||52||19||back|
|*State performs frequent re-examination. If any employee has recovered, his pension is discontinued. Statistics are for in-line-of-duty Special Risk class of Florida Retirement System.|
**As of January 1, 1996
Totals do not include survivors.
Sources: Florida Division of Retirement, the cities of St. Petersburg, Clearwater, Largo and Tampa
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