The McClatchy Retirement Plan was frozen as of March 31, 2009

  • McClatchy Retirement Plan – which includes all former Knight Ridder Pension Plan participants and benefits – was frozen as of March 31, 2009
  • That means participants no longer accrue additional benefits beyond that date and the benefit is no longer available to employees hired after that date
  • McClatchy is committed to honoring all of its pension obligations and continues to make sizeable contributions to ensure adequate plan funding now and in the future
  • Active employees and former employees can now perform secure, online pension estimates free of charge at the links below

 Plan Information

Check Your Pension Benefit

  • Active Employees - only accessible on a McClatchy work computer via Employee Self Service>Benefits>Benefits Information>Pension Estimates
  • Former Employees- to request an estimate of your pension, please complete the Estimate Request Form and submit to McClatchy either by emailing the completed form to, faxing to 916-321-1954 or mailing to:
    2100 Q Street
    Sacramento, CA 95816

    Please allow up to 3 weeks for your estimates.

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