Welcome to PERS

The Public Employees’ Retirement System of Mississippi (PERS) p​roudly serves the state of Mississippi by providing retirement benefits for individuals working in state government, public schools, universities, community colleges, municipalities, counties, the Legislature, highway patrol, and other such public entities. These retirement benefits not only help recruit and retain a strong public workforce in Mississippi, they help stimulate local economies in every county in the state and help reduce the need for social assistance.



Announcements

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PERS creates a GASB 68 resources section on its website

To help our employers navigate the Governmental Accounting Standards Board Statement No. 68, PERS has designated a section of our website to provide resources and information. See GASB No. 68 Resources for Employers section.

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PERS Updates

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