The Public School Retirement System of Missouri (PSRS)

PSRS provides lifetime retirement benefits for Missouri public school teachers and other qualified individuals who work for covered employers.

If you do not have an educator certificate from the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE), you may be a member of PEERS.

Early Career


Planning in advance is essential for a financially secure and enjoyable retirement. We encourage you to understand the advantages of your membership and the benefits you are entitled to receive.


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It's never too early to begin thinking about your retirement. Know the advantages of PSRS membership so you can best provide for your family and your future.

Near Retirement

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Ready to start planning for retirement? Use the tools on this site to estimate your benefits, learn how and when you can retire, get forms and more.

Receiving Benefits

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Are you a retiree or a beneficiary of a member? Stay informed about the retirement system and keep us informed when your contact information changes.