Members / Employees

For current members of the Hingham Contributory Retirement System. 

Teachers contribute to the Massachusetts Teachers' Retirement System (MTRS) and should contact Hingham Schools for additional information.


  • Online Retirement Account: Access your retirement account in the Self-Service Portal.  Available to all current members in the retirement system.
    • Review your pension data
    • Review your contact information
    • Review your beneficiary information
    • Run a pension estimate
  • In Person: Counseling services are available to all members who would like to discuss the various retirement benefits available and receive estimates of their potential retirement allowances. Please contact our office to schedule an appointment.
  • Pension Estimate Calculator: This Pension Estimate Calculator will give members of the Massachusetts Employees' State Retirement System in groups 1, 2 or 4 an approximation of their retirement benefits.  This is general information based on your input.  For exact information, please use the Self Service Portal above.

Retirement Guides

The Public Employee Guide

This guide is for public employees wishing to learn more about the regular retirement benefits.

The Disability Retirement Guide

Read this guide for information on disability retirement benefits for public retirement system members who have become ill or were injured and can no longer work. The guide is applicable to all members regardless of membership date.


The Survivor Benefits Guide

Read this guide for detailed information on survivor benefits. Public employees and retirees can designate individuals to receive certain benefits upon their death. Spouses and children have certain automatic rights. The guides are specific to the membership date of the employee or retiree.