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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.

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Nov 19
Nov 22

Investment Committee Meeting

9:00 AM | NH Retirement System Office
Dec 10

Board of Trustees Meeting

10:00 AM | NH Retirement System Office
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What's New

Additional Pay Types Includable as Earnable Compensation

  • Legislation

House Bill 468 adds annual attendance stipends or bonuses to the definition of earnable compensation for all members and also enables wages paid to full-time Community College System of New Hampshire (CCSNH) faculty for teaching summer courses to be included as earnable compensation. Both changes are effective September 10, 2019.



Jean Appointed to Board of Trustees

  • Board of Trustees

Benjamin Jean was recently appointed to the NHRS Board of Trustees as an employer member representing the state.



NHRS ... Now You Know: Separating myth from reality

  • Now You Know

In an effort to inform stakeholders and other interested parties, the New Hampshire Retirement System has developed “NHRS … Now You Know,” a series of issue briefs designed to provide plain talk about some of the major topics concerning the retirement system. The latest issue brief, “Separating myth from reality,” is now available.



Service Credit Formulas Updated for Prior Military Service, Employer Oversight

  • Employers
  • Members

House Bill 675 modified the statutory cost calculation methodologies for the purchase of NHRS service credit for active service in the armed forces prior to NHRS membership and in cases of employer enrollment oversight.