Welcome to the Employer page. You can access the Employer Self-Service (ESS) portal at any time from work or home to submit work reports, payments, or secure messages. If you cannot access ESS and need assistance from an Employer Services representative, click here for the Contact Form to send an email.
05/31/23 - Employer rates for FY 2024 can be found here.
05/12/22 - The APERS employer-contribution rates for fiscal 2023 (effective July 1, 2022) are available for download here.
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
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