Mississippi  Department of  Corrections

Marshall L. Fisher

Phil Bryant

Commissioner   

 Governor  

 

 

 

Retirement Plan

                                    

                                            MDOC Retirement Plan

The Mississippi Department of Corrections is covered under the Public Employees Retirement System (PERS).  The employee contributes 9.00% of their salary and the state contributes 15.75% with the interest rate set by the Board of Trustees. 

For more information about plan benefits, visit the PERS website, www.pers.ms.gov.   

Optional Supplemental Retirement Plan: 

Mississippi Deferred Compensation Plan and Trust: A supplemental retirement savings plan authorized under Section 457 of the Internal Revenue Code through the Mississippi Public Employees' Retirement System (PERS).  It is also a tax-deferred savings plan with various investment options.  For plan details online visit:   www.mdcplan.com.   Employees must contact Mississippi Deferred Compensation to enroll.

 If you have questions, please contact Human Resources at 601-359-5665.