COLA rates established for 2021

Cost-of-Living Adjustments (COLAs) for DRS-administered retirement systems and plans that receive a COLA have been established for 2021. LEOFF Plan 1 COLAs will take effect April 1 and will be reflected in end-of-April benefit payments. For all other plans that are eligible for a COLA, the COLA will take effect July 1 and will be reflected in end-of-July benefit payments. View the 2021 COLA percentages by retirement date and plan. Additional information is available on the COLA Frequently Asked Questions page.

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