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The New Hampshire Retirement System plays an important role in the long-term economic security of the state’s public employees, teachers, police officers, and firefighters. For more than 50 years, we have been committed to providing secure retirement benefits and superior service.

What's New

NHRS Trustees Reduce Assumed Rate of Return

06/09/2020
  • Board of Trustees

The NHRS Board of Trustees voted to adopt revised actuarial assumptions based on the results of a four-year experience study conducted by its consulting actuary. In an accompanying vote, the Board voted to reduce the retirement system’s investment assumption, lowering the assumed rate of return from 7.25 percent to 6.75 percent.



Lesko appointed as Chair of NHRS Board of Trustees

05/26/2020
  • Retirees
  • Members
  • Employers
  • Board of Trustees

Timothy Lesko of Hopkinton was recently appointed to chair the New Hampshire Retirement System Board of Trustees.



A Message from the Executive Director

05/11/2020
  • Employers
  • Retirees
  • Members
  • COVID-19

The Executive Director provides an update on where NHRS stands as the state begins to re-open and we slowly begin to move into a new phase of the COVID-19 outbreak.



Separation From Service Requirement for New Retirees Waived During State of Emergency

04/27/2020
  • COVID-19
  • Retirees
  • Employers

Governor Sununu issued an executive order effective April 24, 2020, that waived the 28-day separation from service for new retirees for the duration of the current state of emergency and any subsequent extensions.