Web-Based Employer Transmittal (WBET). Expanding service delivery through innovative technology. Agency Mission. Over 280,000 active members Approximately 106,000 retirees 1,260 employers report to DRS 7 retirement systems and 14 separate plans.
Expanding service delivery through innovative technology
To administer Washington state’s public retirement and deferred compensation programs in a manner that creates the highest degree of confidence in our integrity, efficiency, fairness and financial responsibility.
Total process time from employer submission to feedback:
9 – 11 days
“The DRS reporting process is much too complex. There has to be a simpler way”
“I’m very interested in…reporting electronically”
What was our solution?
DRS built a secure, web-based employer application to submit accurate and timely member data
Employers helped design solution
New process time:
“I love the web transmittal! Big applause for the people that designed and implemented this easy to use tool.”
“I've been very happy with the WBET for transmittal reporting!”
“I’m really enjoying the quickness and timesaving process.”
“I really like the WBET-helps correct most mistakes before I submit.”
Source: 2002 Employer Satisfaction Survey