Welcome to Retirement
WRS' pension plans provide a secure monthly payment for life. You cannot outlive your benefit, even after you deplete your account balance.
Your payroll statement is posted to your online pension account monthly. WRS will mail you a statement each time a change is made to your account and at the end of each year.
Your first retirement payment
Taxes / 1099-R
State Employer Pick-Up Rate Changes July 1, 2017
On July 1, 2017 the employer pick-up rate for the Public Employee Pension Plan will decrease for state employees and many entities that follow suit with state rates.
Check Your Progress By Decade
Learn what you can do in each decade of your career to prepare for retirement.
Retirement Policy Topics
The WRS Board continues to affirm that a defined benefit plan supplemented by the 457 Plan is the best way to provide retirement benefits for the public employees of Wyoming. WRS partners with State policymakers to prudently manage WRS pension plans.
2017 457 Plan Contribution Limits
The regular contribution limit for elective deferrals to the 457 Deferred Compensation Plan will remain $18,000 in 2017.