You contribute a portion of your salary each month into a retirement account that ERS manages and invests for you. Your retirement program is a defined benefit plan.
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Texa$aver is a voluntary retirement savings program that helps you save for your future today. New state employees are automatically enrolled at 1% of their monthly salary.
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You should contact ERS no earlier than 90 days before your planned date of retirement.
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ERS administers the retirement accounts for:
Does not include Teacher Retirement System employees, TMRS and TCDRS.
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