Established in 1923, the Pennsylvania State Employees' Retirement System is one of the nation's oldest and largest statewide retirement plans for public employees. We are proud to serve you and thank you for your work to make Pennsylvania great.
New members can use this website to learn about your retirement benefit, particularly some choices you need to make when you're first hired. Active members can run estimates to see how your retirement benefit grows as your years of service and salary change. Members who are getting ready to retire can read about payment options and get a check list for your counseling session. Retired members can get duplicate tax forms and click through to the Pennsylvania Employees Benefit Trust Fund - the PEBTF - for more about your health care.
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PA SERS Board Reduces Assumed Rate of Investment Return,
Approves Asset Allocation Adjustments and $75 Million Private Equity Investment, Receives 2018 Actuarial Report
The Pennsylvania State Employees' Retirement Board, meeting here today, approved several actions designed to enhance the long-term health and viability of the system, including the adoption of specific recommendations from last year’s public pension review commission report.
PA SERS Board Announces Action
The Pennsylvania State Employees’ Retirement Board approved a re-budget of the agency’s fiscal year 2019-20 Administrative Budget and held educational and informational sessions for board members and designees during its special meeting here today.
HARRISBURG – The board of the Pennsylvania State Employees’ Retirement System, meeting here today, certified the employer contribution rate for the commonwealth’s 2019-20 fiscal year and approved $975 million in investments.Learn more