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Follow the step-by-step progress of your retirement processing in MyNYSTRS on the Track Progress of Retirement page. Also read The Path to Retirement to understand the retirement process.

The New York State Teachers’ Retirement System (NYSTRS)  is one of the 10 largest public pension funds in the nation and among the best-funded teacher systems.
  • 426,173
    total members
  • 267,715
    active members
  • 158,458
    retired members and beneficiaries
  • 85%
    income from investment returns
  • 8.9%
    25-year rate of return on investments
  • $6.5
    billion in annual benefits paid
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