Retirement —Your State Benefit Decisions


1. My North Carolina Retirement

a. North Carolina Retirement Benefits Handbooks, Highlights and Policies

b. Contact for the North Carolina Retirement Systems

i. Email – For questions about your retirement, please send us an email that includes your name, mailing address, phone number and inquiry.  In order to locate your information, please include your Member ID or the last four digits of your Social Security number in the email.

ii. Active Employees and Benefit Recipients


3. North Carolina Retiree Health Care

  1. State Health Plan for Teachers and State Employees
  2. Medicare
  3. Optional Supplemental Health
  4. Seniors Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP)

4. Contributory Death Benefit Questions: 877-627-3287



 Retirement – Other Helpful Information

5. The Official US Government Site for Medicare

6. Social Security Retirement Benefits

7. Pierce Insurance Agency: broker for North Carolina Retirement Systems Supplemental Benefits: learn more about us: Employees and Employers  and Retirees

a. Employees and Employers: 800-421-3142

b. Retirees: 855-627-3847 (toll free)

8. Living Well in Retirement