Act 91 of 2015 requires APERS participating employers to report compensation and service and to remit contributions electronically by July 1, 2017.


Compensation and Service Reports

Employers have the option of reporting compensation and service to APERS via an Excel spreadsheet.


Click here for a Sample Excel file of the Compensation and Service Report.

File Layout

Click here for a detailed explanation of the file layout used in the Compensation and Service Report.


Employer Self Service Handbook 

Employer Self Service Handbook

Employer Self-Service Handbook for AASIS users


Classroom Training

Classroom training on how to use the ESS will be provided throughout the year.  Check back for the latest schedule. 

Online Training Resource

APERS has developed a complete set of interactive training modules to help you learn how to use the COMPASS ESS system. The training modules are separated according to the roles most often associated with a particular task. Choose your role below to access training for all the tasks you may need to perform. A manual for the training modules can be found here.

Arkansas public employees retirement system

Here you will find information based on your role in our system, whether you are an active member, near retirement, a retired member or an APERS particpating employer.