State retirement contributions increased Sept. 1 for PSERS
The new contribution amounts will be deducted from your second paycheck in September:
- If you are paid on the 5th and 20th of the month, your new contribution will appear on your September 20 paycheck.
- If you are paid every other Thursday, your new contribution will appear on your September 21 paycheck.
If you have any questions about the rate change, please contact the Washington State Department of Retirement Systems (DRS) at 800-547-6657 or firstname.lastname@example.org. More information is available on the DRS website at www.drs.wa.gov.