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Cynthia S. Abbott retired in 2015 at the age of 64, having accumulated 250806.00 hours of creditable service while working in the Department of Workforce Development for agency 964. With the title of Job Specialist III at retirement, she earned an average salary of 52841.50. Her annual pension is 32940.48, resulting in a monthly pension of 2745.04 under the SA retirement type. This data is associated with transaction number 16017600 for the year 2016 and bears the person ID 75199.

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75199250806.00DEPT. OF WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT9641601760032940.482016ABBOTTCYNTHIA2015-05-29T00:00:00.000JOB SPECIALIST III52841.50642745.04SAS

      "person_id": "75199",
      "creditable_service": "250806.00",
      "department_last_worked_in": "DEPT. OF WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT",
      "agency_last_worked_in": "964",
      "trans_no": "16017600",
      "annual_pension": "32940.48",
      "year": "2016",
      "last_name": "ABBOTT",
      "first_name": "CYNTHIA",
      "date_of_retirement": "2015-05-29T00:00:00.000",
      "title_at_retirement": "JOB SPECIALIST III",
      "average_salary": "52841.50",
      "age_at_retirement": "64",
      "monthly_pension": "2745.04",
      "type_of_retirement": "SA",
      "middle_initial": "S"





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