Compass and money

Proudly serving Massachusetts educators since 1914

Established on July 1, 1914, the Massachusetts Teachers' Retirement System is the largest of the Commonwealth's 104 contributory retirement systems. We provide retirement, disability and survivor benefits to more than 90,000 active educators and over 63,000 retirees and survivors.

Mission Statement

To ensure that members of the Massachusetts Teachers’ Retirement System achieve and maintain a successful and secure retirement through responsible benefits administration, financial integrity and the provision of outstanding services.

So reads our mission statement. If you have any questions about MTRS benefits or our services—or have any feedback or suggestions for us at any time—please let us know. We are here to serve you!