Founded in 1946 by state employees, TPEA has advocated for 70 years to promote and preserve the compensation and quality benefits that make it possible for you to devote yourself to public service.
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Latest News

Apply to Serve on the ERS Group Benefits Advisory Committee

Posted on 9/22/2017
If you’d like to serve your fellow active and retired state employees, consider applying for an appointment to the ERS Group Benefits Advisory Committee. This committee will provide input on the Group Benefits Program.

Plan Ahead for Emergencies to Avoid a Higher Copay

Posted on 9/19/2017
As of Sept. 1, HealthSelect of Texas and HealthSelect Out-of-State plan participants pay a higher copay when they receive care at a non-network freestanding ER. Please note: This change does not apply to Medicare Advantage or HMO plan participants.

Harvey Relief for Texas State Employees

Posted on 9/13/2017
As a service to the state employee community, TPEA has a compiled a list of agency-specific relief efforts for your consideration as you contribute to Harvey relief efforts.

Fast Facts About TPEA
  • 15,000 active and retired state employee members across Texas
  • Founded by state employees in 1946
  • Nonunion and nonpartisan, with no national affiliation
  • $7.50 monthly dues for active state employee membership
  • $2.50 monthly dues for retired state employee membership