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Life Insurance and Death Benefits for Active Members - KPERS, Correctional KPERS and Judges
You have basic group life insurance equal to 150 percent of your annual salary. The cost of this benefit is paid by your employer. The Retirement System also returns your contributions and interest. In certain situations, your spouse may be able to choose a monthly benefit instead of receiving your contributions. Please see Surviving Spouse Benefit Option for details.
You can name different beneficiaries for your life insurance and retirement benefits. See "Naming Your Beneficiary" for details.
Accelerated Death Benefit
Job-Related Death (KPERS only)
Optional Group Life Insurance