Pay Codes


Pay codes are compensation items that may be included or excluded from compensation for retirement purposes. Pay codes for all employers that participate in the CCCERA pension plan are included in the lists below, along with a notation reflecting whether each pay code is included or excluded from compensation earnable (for Legacy members) or personable compensation (for PEPRA members). 

Please refer to the Employer Handbook for more information about how pay codes are applied.

Contra Costa County (including Contra Costa County Fire Protection District, First 5 Contra Costa Children & Families Commission, In-Home Supportive Services Authority, Contra Costa Local Agency Formation District (LAFCO), Rodeo-Hercules Fire Protection District)

Bethel Island Municipal Improvement District

Byron-Brentwood-Knightsen Union Cemetery District

Central Contra Costa Sanitary District

Contra Costa County Employees’ Retirement Association​

Contra Costa Housing Authority

Contra Costa Mosquito and Vector Control District

Rodeo Sanitary District

Superior Court of California, Contra Costa County

San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District

Moraga-Orinda Fire Protection District