Q. I am a CSRS employee with 40 years in the government. What percent of my check will I get if I retire?
A. Assuming you have exactly 40 years of service, your annuity will equal 76.25 percent of your high-3. Each additional month of service will increase it by 1/6 of 1 percent. Further, if you have unused sick leave, every 174 hours will increase that amount by an additional 1/6 of 1 percent.