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In 2016, GARY AMBLER's (PERSON ID: 51375, born 1951) retirement benefits were processed under transaction number 10943088. At the time of his retirement on 2002-04-05, GARY was a PROBATION OFFICER working in SUFFOLK CTY. JUVENILE COURT (agency code 506). His retirement was classified as TYPE OF RETIREMENT SA, and his ANNUAL PENSION was determined to be $38,925.96. This was based on his CREDITABLE SERVICE of 280507.00 hours and an AVERAGE SALARY of $56,532.85. As a result, his MONTHLY PENSION was calculated to be $3,243.83.

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ALLPENSIONS null 2016-11-30T18:14:04.000Z Search


SA38925.96506280507.0056532.85PROBATION OFFICER2002-04-05T00:00:00.000GARYAMBLER20161094308851SUFFOLK CTY. JUVENILE COURT3243.8351375L

      "type_of_retirement": "SA",
      "annual_pension": "38925.96",
      "agency_last_worked_in": "506",
      "creditable_service": "280507.00",
      "average_salary": "56532.85",
      "title_at_retirement": "PROBATION OFFICER",
      "date_of_retirement": "2002-04-05T00:00:00.000",
      "first_name": "GARY",
      "last_name": "AMBLER",
      "year": "2016",
      "trans_no": "10943088",
      "age_at_retirement": "51",
      "department_last_worked_in": "SUFFOLK CTY. JUVENILE COURT",
      "monthly_pension": "3243.83",
      "person_id": "51375",
      "middle_initial": "L"





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