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While You Are Working

New Member Handbook

Whether you are beginning your career in public service, or are returning having worked previously for an employer covered under the retirement system, we welcome your membership and look forward to serving your benefit needs. Maine Public Employees Retirement System (MainePERS) administers Retirement Plans, Group Life Insurance, and Disability Retirement benefits to eligible employees.

For more detailed information about the benefit provisions you are eligible for, please refer to your plan-specific booklet, or contact MainePERS directly.


Quick Links

Benefit Information Request Form

State Employee Retirement Information Sessions

Teacher Retirement Information Sessions

PLD Employee Retirement Information Sessions

PLD Employee Information

Group Life Insurance Premium Calculator

Windfall Elimination Provisions and Government Pension Offset


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