Montana Public Employee Retirement Administration

Direct Deposit

MPERA offers the security and convenience of Direct Deposit. All benefit payments are deposited directly to your financial institution on the last working day of each month.

You may make changes to your direct deposit in your Online Account, or with a Direct Deposit  Form.


Change of Benefit Notice

A Change of Benefit notice is sent in late January of each year for your records. This notice contains information about any changes to taxes and other withholdings.

Payroll Dates

The dates below are the dates that your benefit will be deposited into your account, or physical checks will be mailed if you if you do not have direct deposit. 

Friday, May 28, 2021
Wednesday, June 30, 2021
Friday, July 30, 2021
Tuesday August 31, 2021
Thursday, September 30, 2021
Friday, October 29, 2021
Tuesday, November 30, 2021
Friday, December 31, 2021
Monday, January  31, 2022