'A' Membership Information and Benefits
"BA" members have no life insurance or pension from the IBEW.
"A" members are also eligible for IBEW Pension benefits once they meet the age/year requirements. The current benefit is $4.50 per year for continuous good standing as an "A" member.
For Example: An A member in continuous good standing for 20 years is eligible for Normal Retirement at the age of 65. Upon completion of a pension application; the member will recieve $90 per month once they have retired from the electrical industry, and an additional $4.50 for each year of service.
*"A" members must have at least 5 consecutive years in good standing at the retirement age of 65 to receive any type of pension benefit.
*If you are vested (have at least 20 years in good standing) then you may retire at an earlier age of 62. You must be 65 to receive the full benefit.
*Dues must be paid until the pension application has been accepted.
For more information regarding the IBEW Pension Plan please visit:
“A” membership dues for 2021 for GPC or EMC employees are $64.39 per month.
For a "BA" member to become an "A" member; the member simply needs to contact the Hall and complete a new deduction card.
In the event you wish to change your membership from an "A" member to a "BA" member, form 134 has to be signed. Please contact the office to get this form.
Page Last Updated: Jan 13, 2021 (11:06:52)