Vermont Municipal Employees' Retirement System (VMERS)

Vermont Municipal Employees' Retirement System (VMERS) is the public pension plan provided by the State of Vermont for participating municipalities' employees. It was created in 1975 and is governed by Vermont Statute Title 24, Chapter 125. For more information on group plans, including the Defined Contribution and the Deferred Compensation plans, please see the links on the right side of this web page.

The membership as of June 30, 2014 is:

  • 6,664 active
  • 1,817 inactive
  • 692 terminated vested
  • 2,359 retired
NEW: Upcoming Vacancy on VMERS Board of Trustees

Have you ever considered serving on the VMERS Board of Trustees? The Board of Trustees is now soliciting applicants to fill an upcoming anticipated vacancy. The open trustee position will serve as the employer representative. For a full description of the vacancy and the eligibility requirements, review this notice.

Board of Trustees Meeting Notices, Agendas and Minutes

The Board of Trustees is responsible for the administration and benefits of the system and record keeping for the membership. Learn who your VMERS board members are and get details on upcoming meeting dates and minutes. More