Health insurance payments in retirement


Q. I am transitioning to part time from a full-time position. I plan to continue to work 0.6 FTE from age 53 until age 60, when I would like to retire. I will have 20 years and nine months at age 60. At what percentage will I pay the premium for my health insurance in retirement?

A. You will pay the same premiums as all other employees and retirees.


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Reg Jones was head of retirement and insurance policy at the Office of Personnel Management. Email your retirement-related questions to

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