Welcome to the APERS Employer Page Here you will have access to helpful information, including links to GASB 68 information, as well as resources and training modules for using ESS.
12/20/10 - We have posted a full calendar of employer classroom training sessions to be held throughout 2020 at our Little Rock office. Click here to get more information and register online.
09/17/18 - We have posted the preliminary employer rates for fiscal 2020 (unchanged from 2019).
06/27/18 - We have posted a downloadable chart of current and past employer rates from fiscal 2010 through 2019.
06 /15/18 - Links to downloadable copies of our summer newsletters for both AASIS and non-AASIS employers are posted below.
05/24/18 - New classroom training dates available for employers. Click here for details, schedules, and registration forms.
01/02/18 - Happy New Year! The APERS Employer Rates FY2019 can be found here, and in the Employer Topics column to the right.
Reporting Resources for Employers
Act 91 of 2015 requires APERS participating employers to report compensation and service and to remit contributions electronically by July 1, 2017.
Compensation and Service Reports
Employers have the option of reporting compensation and service to APERS via an Excel spreadsheet.
Employer Self Service (ESS) Handbook
ESS TRAINING RESOURCES
Our 2019 schedule for employer classroom training is available. Click here to view the dates and register online.
Online Training Resource
APERS has developed a complete set of interactive training modules to help you learn how to use the COMPASS ESS system. The training modules are separated according to the roles most often associated with a particular task. Choose your role below to access training for all the tasks you may need to perform. A manual for the training modules can be found here.
APERS Employer Newsletters