Legislators Retirement Plan - Contribution Rates
You contribute 9% of your gross salary. This percentage rate is set by law.
The annual expense allowances (per diem) provided during regular and special session is subject to retirement deductions. Additional salary to legislative leadership positions has no retirement deductions nor is it used in your monthly benefit calculation.
Your employee deductions are paid into the state's General Fund; however, MSRS maintains records on amounts you have contributed