Videos

This 30-minute video provides a general overview of the Employees’ Retirement System of the State of Hawaii. Topics include, ERS plans, retirement types, membership, pension requirements and calculations, filing an application, unused sick leave benefit, post-retirement increase, and active employee death benefits. Contact the ERS for more information.

The ERS Noncontributory Plan Retirement Benefits video reviews important information including membership service, eligibility requirements, pension calculations and the features of the different retirement options.

The ERS Hybrid Plan Retirement Benefits video reviews important information including membership service, eligibility requirements, pension calculations and the features of the different retirement options.


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The ERS does not use, affiliate with, or endorse any financial consultant or third-party to contact ERS members regarding their ERS retirement benefits. ERS members should contact the ERS directly to address questions regarding their ERS retirement benefits. If you are an ERS member who has been contacted by any financial consultant or third-party purporting to represent, be affiliated with, or endorsed by the ERS, please notify ERS immediately.

ERS Office-Visit Procedures: Visitors to Employees’ Retirement System offices must provide verification of being fully vaccinated or if not fully vaccinated, provide a negative COVID-19 test result (taken within 72 hours of the ERS office visit) as a condition of entry. Contact the ERS at 808-586-1735 or the office on your island before visiting. Click here to view the full message. Mahalo.