All Montgomery County employees contribute to and participate in OPERS. Montgomery County employees do not contribute to Social Security; however, all employees do contribute to Medicare via a payroll tax rate of 1.45%. Montgomery County matches this 1.45% for Medicare. An OPERS pension benefit could reduce future Social Security benefits to which you may become entitled.
Retirement contribution rates are shared by employees and Montgomery County and are currently:
Employer = 14%
Employee = 10%
277 E. Town Street
Columbus, OH 43215
Phone: (800) 222-7377
Email: [email protected] (general, non-account specific questions)
OPERS New Hire Orientation Registration
New to OPERS
Ready to Retire?
Forms & Documents
How to Select Your OPERS Retirement Plan - Video
How to Select Your OPERS Retirement Plan - Handout
The Ohio Deferred Compensation plan is a voluntary supplemental retirement program that provides for the deferral of a specified amount of your salary for long-term investment.
Ohio Public Employees Deferred Compensation Program
257 East Town Street, Suite 457
Columbus, OH 43215-4626
Phone: (877) 644-6457
Fax: (614) 728-2601
Eligibility: All active full-time and part-time benefits eligible Montgomery County Board of County Commissioners Employees and Montgomery County Elected Officials
When Can Participation Begin: Anytime as an active employee