Get-to-Know-NYSTRS.jpg Get to Know NYSTRS
A snapshot of who we are, and how we’re governed and funded.
NYSTRS-Finances.jpg NYSTRS Finances
The facts on NYSTRS’ finances. The bottom line: NYSTRS is one of the best-funded public pension plans in the nation. It is secure and sustainable.
NYSTRS-Dollar.jpg The Pension Dollar
The NYSTRS pension dollar shows how the System is funded and the impact pensions have on the economy.
Modeling.jpg NYSTRS: Modeling Excellence
The numbers tell the story: NYSTRS is healthy, efficient and sustainable.
Contributions_Benefits.jpg A Fair and Sustainable Model
Over the past 30 years, NYSTRS' net position has increased nearly five fold despite paying out almost four times what it received in contributions.
Distribution_of_Pensions.jpg Distribution of Annual Pensions
More than half of those receiving a NYSTRS benefit worked 30 years or more to earn it.
Internal_External.jpg Lower Fees
Because NYSTRS manages a substantial portion of its assets internally, there's more money for investing and paying benefits.
Diversified_Assets.jpg Limiting Risk
NYSTRS' highly diversified investment portfolio controls risk and keeps the pension system secure.
ECR_Chart_by_Decade.jpg Average Employer Contribution Rate
This chart illustrates the percentage of salary school districts contribute to NYSTRS on behalf of members.
NYSTRS_Retiree.jpg The NYSTRS Retiree
A snapshot of what a typical retired member looks like.
Your_Benefit.jpg Your Benefit is Secure
NYSTRS is built to withstand market fluctuations because of our prudent investment strategy and thoughtful stewardship.
Benefits_Paid.jpg Benefits Paid by County
See the total payments and number of benefit recipients by New York State county.
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