Employees' Retirement System
Full-time employees of participating departments and agencies are required to become members of ERS as a condition of employment. (Full-time employment status is defined as thirty-five (35) hours per week for a minimum of nine months a year.)
ERS Plan contains 3 different benefit structures in which an employee could be a member:
As of January 1, 2009, GSEPS is the current benefit structure in which all eligible new hires become members.