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Michael Magruder, who retired from the Appeals Court-John Adams Court (agency code 262) in 2002 at the age of 62, receives a monthly pension of $5,224.43 as part of the SA retirement type. His total creditable service is 300819.00, with an average salary of $71503.91. His annual pension for 2016 is $62693.16 (Transaction Number: 2548758; PERSON ID: 11965).

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11965300819.00APPEALS COURT-JOHN ADAMS COURT262254875862693.162016MAGRUDERMICHAEL2002-02-01T00:00:00.000STAFF ATTORNEY - APPEALS COURT71503.91625224.43SA
318314NORTH ADAMS PUBLIC SCHOOLS 678010959146.762016CIEMPA MICHAEL G 2006-12-31T00:00:00.000Teacher 762.23
134232ADAMS-CHESHIRE REGIONAL SCHOOLS 2859162939714.962016BOBOWIEC MICHAEL S 2002-09-24T00:00:00.000Teacher 3309.58
141959EVERETT PUBLIC SCHOOLS 3023748048089.882016ADAMS MICHAEL L 1991-08-23T00:00:00.000 4007.49
602400240316.00PLYMOUTH SHERIFF DEPARTMENT97512831141334943.882016ADAMSMICHAEL2014-09-09T00:00:00.000CORRECTION OFFICER60786.53552911.99CO

      "person_id": "11965",
      "creditable_service": "300819.00",
      "department_last_worked_in": "APPEALS COURT-JOHN ADAMS COURT",
      "agency_last_worked_in": "262",
      "trans_no": "2548758",
      "annual_pension": "62693.16",
      "year": "2016",
      "last_name": "MAGRUDER",
      "first_name": "MICHAEL",
      "date_of_retirement": "2002-02-01T00:00:00.000",
      "title_at_retirement": "STAFF ATTORNEY - APPEALS COURT",
      "average_salary": "71503.91",
      "age_at_retirement": "62",
      "monthly_pension": "5224.43",
      "type_of_retirement": "SA"
      "person_id": "318314",
      "department_last_worked_in": "NORTH ADAMS PUBLIC SCHOOLS              ",
      "trans_no": "67801095",
      "annual_pension": "9146.76",
      "year": "2016",
      "last_name": "CIEMPA                        ",
      "first_name": "MICHAEL G                     ",
      "date_of_retirement": "2006-12-31T00:00:00.000",
      "title_at_retirement": "Teacher             ",
      "monthly_pension": "762.23"
      "person_id": "134232",
      "department_last_worked_in": "ADAMS-CHESHIRE REGIONAL SCHOOLS         ",
      "trans_no": "28591629",
      "annual_pension": "39714.96",
      "year": "2016",
      "last_name": "BOBOWIEC                      ",
      "first_name": "MICHAEL S                     ",
      "date_of_retirement": "2002-09-24T00:00:00.000",
      "title_at_retirement": "Teacher             ",
      "monthly_pension": "3309.58"
      "person_id": "141959",
      "department_last_worked_in": "EVERETT PUBLIC SCHOOLS                  ",
      "trans_no": "30237480",
      "annual_pension": "48089.88",
      "year": "2016",
      "last_name": "ADAMS                         ",
      "first_name": "MICHAEL L                     ",
      "date_of_retirement": "1991-08-23T00:00:00.000",
      "title_at_retirement": "                    ",
      "monthly_pension": "4007.49"
      "person_id": "602400",
      "creditable_service": "240316.00",
      "department_last_worked_in": "PLYMOUTH SHERIFF DEPARTMENT",
      "agency_last_worked_in": "975",
      "trans_no": "128311413",
      "annual_pension": "34943.88",
      "year": "2016",
      "last_name": "ADAMS",
      "first_name": "MICHAEL",
      "date_of_retirement": "2014-09-09T00:00:00.000",
      "title_at_retirement": "CORRECTION OFFICER",
      "average_salary": "60786.53",
      "age_at_retirement": "55",
      "monthly_pension": "2911.99",
      "type_of_retirement": "CO",
      "middle_initial": "F"





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