Know what your contribution is, what your payment options are and calculate what your benefits will be.

Calculate pension benefits

The State Board of Retirement's pension calculator gives members of the Massachusetts Employees' State Retirement System in groups 1, 2 or 4 an approximation of their retirement benefits.

Know your Retirement Contribution

You can request a balance letter of your accumulated state retirement deposits and interest by calling 617-367-7770 or by sending a fax with your name, address and social security number to the State Retirement Board at 617-723-1438.

Payment Options

There are three options to decide how your retirement benefits should be paid. Read about each one and choose carefully.