TRA is the defined-benefit pension plan for Minnesota educators.
We’ve got you covered for life.
The Early Career Teacher
When you’re in your 20s and early 30s, retirement might seem far off. But it’s never too early to work toward your long-term financial goals.
The Mid-Career Professional
With years of experience now behind you, here’s what you need to know in your 30s and 40s about your TRA benefits and retirement planning.
After age 55 is a great time to meet with us to review your benefit estimate, learn more about TRA, and decide on your retirement timetable.
The Retired Educator
Now that you’ve graduated to a new life stage, learn about cost-of-living increases, taxes, and more as you pursue your retirement dreams.
News From TRA
The TRA Board of Trustees has three new active member board representatives after voters selected Julie Reno, Wendy Drugge Wuensch and Kevin Lindstrom in the 2021 board election. Retired TRA members re-elected…
If you’re exploring retirement, you might be wondering about the choices other TRA retirees have made. Which plans do they choose? At what age do they tend to retire? What’s the average…
Read all about the latest news concerning your pension plan in the TRIB newsletter. The TRA Information Bulletin (“TRIB”) is published three times a year—October, January, June—and is the official newsletter of…
“To me, it's all about the retirement security of TRA members and preserving the pension plan for our retirees, our hard-working educators, our young teachers and those who join Minnesota's education workforce in the future."
"Go to a TRA office and learn your options.
This brings clarity to your financial profile."