Employer's Guide

Messaging for Employers


The Employer’s Guide is a resource for the benefit and payroll staff of NYSLRS’ participating employers to help them do their Retirement System-related work. The Guide is intended as a general reference and the information contained in it will not apply to all situations. If you have a question not covered by the Guide, contact our Call Center at 1-866-805-0990 (518-474-7736 in the Albany, New York area) or email our employer services staff.




NYSLRS Participation and Retirement Plans

Employer Billing and Contributions

Member Contributions

Membership and Enrollment

Reporting — Legacy

Elected and Appointed Officials

When Employees Retire


Additional Info

Employer Telephone Contacts

Resources and Services for Employers

Resources and Services for Members


(Rev. 6/21)