Eligibility for an NJ pension system is determined by statute. For PERS and TPAF, eligibility is based on the chart below. DCRP requires an employee to:

  • Have an annual salary of $5,000.00; and
  • Otherwise qualify for PERS or TPAF enrollment, but fail to meet weekly hours requirement.
  • OR exceed the maximum salary for TPAF/PERS Tiers 2-5.

Frequently Asked Questions


Eligibility is based on enrollment date

Pension Chart.pdf