New Members

Welcome to NYSTRS! You are a member of one of the top 10 public pension funds in the country.

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800-348-7298, ext. 6250
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The salary and service credit you earn today is helping you build a secure future. Along with a guaranteed pension in retirement, you’ll qualify for disability and death benefit coverage when you reach service milestones and other eligibility requirements.

Why care about your NYSTRS membership when retirement is so far in the future? Read What New Members Need to Know About NYSTRS.

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Have questions you can’t find the answers to on our website? Call us at 800-348-7298, ext. 6250 or send us a secure message through MyNYSTRS.