There are a few ways to join CTA/NEA-Retired:
- Paying monthly dues amount of $5.70 deducted from your CalSTRS or CalPERS pension check.
- Making an annual payment $85 by check or credit card
- Paying a one-time, lifetime membership payment of $600 by check or credit card (*Active members are eligible for pre-retired membership by paying the $600 one-time lifetime membership fee)
Becoming a member of CTA/NEA-Retired covers membership with both CTA and NEA. Retired educators may also join one of the active chapter affiliates.