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  Last Updated: 08/22/2013
   General Employees Retirement Plan
  The General Employees Retirement Plan (General Plan) is the largest retirement plan administered by MSRS. It covers most state employees, civil service employees of the University of Minnesota, and employees of the Metropolitan Council. Judges, public safety personnel, employees responsible for inmate care, elected officials, and certain unclassified state employees are covered by other plans administered by MSRS.

Membership in the General Plan is mandatory.

Both the employee and employer contribute 5% of the employee's gross salary to the retirement plan.

Employees covered by the General Plan also contribute to Social Security. Monthly benefits from the plan are paid in addition to Social Security benefits.
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Minnesota State Retirement System
60 Empire Drive, Suite 300, St. Paul, MN 55103-3000
Telephone: (651) 296-2761, Toll Free: (800) 657-5757, Fax: (651) 297-5238
E-Mail: info@msrs.us
Please do not include confidential information, such as social security numbers, in email
correspondence with MSRS.
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