New York State Teachers' Retirement System Overview
Public Pension Fund
New York State Teachers' Retirement System General Information
New York State Teachers' Retirement System (NYSTRS) is a defined benefit public pension fund based in Albany, New York. Established in 1921, it provides retirement, disability, and death benefits to eligible New York State public school teachers and administrators. The assets of the pension fund are managed by a ten-member retirement board and an investment committee that sets policy and oversees system operations.