Do you offer a pension?

We absolutely do! 

Retirement Benefit Plans

  • 2% at 55 with single highest year compensation for "classic" members hired before December 9, 2012. 
  • 2% at 55 with highest average annual pensionable compensation earned during 36 consecutive months of service for "classic" members hired on or after December 9, 2012. 
  • 2% at 62 with highest average annual pensionable compensation earned during 36 consecutive months of service for "new" members hired on or after January 1, 2013. 
  • Dispatchers also participate in the Social Security Program. 

For the most current salary and benefits, please read the San Mateo Police Officers’ Association Memorandum of Understanding (SMPOA MOU).

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1. What is the base salary range for dispatchers, not including qualifying incentives?
2. What incentives do you have if applicable?
3. What type of work schedule do your dispatchers have?
4. Do you offer a pension?
5. Is there lifetime medical for dispatchers?
6. What medical benefits are available?
7. How many vacation, and sick time hours would I receive?
8. Are there housing programs for dispatchers?