All public sector agencies worldwide can take advantage of PSHRA agency membership. In the U.S., Federal, state, local, special district, or school district agencies can take part.

By joining PSHRA as an agency, you support your entire workforce with innovation and best practices in public sector HR. You also build a connected and engaged human resources staff by giving them yearlong access to PSHRA resources, training, and information.

Agency memberships comes with simple consolidated annual invoicing and free membership transfers. You receive a discount on individual membership rates, based upon the size of your HR department. The more staff members you enroll, the more you save. Dues range from as low as $420 U.S. annually for up to 3 covered staff to a maximum of $4,200 U.S. annually for 50 or more covered staff.

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Benefits of Membership

Covered HR staff receive all of the member benefits available to individual PSHRA members.


  • Free subscription to Of Public Interest, PSHRA’s weekly newsletter
  • 6 free online issues of PSHRA News Magazine
  • Free access to PSHRA’s Online Membership Directory
  • Free access to Members-Only Website Content


  • Discounted member rates for the PSHRA Annual Conference
  • Discounted member rates for Professional Development Courses
  • Free online Webinars


  • Discounted member rates for PSHRA Certification (IPMA-SCP and IPMA-CP)


  • Free sample HR policies
  • Free benchmarking surveys
  • Free case studies and best practices
  • $100 off Job Postings
  • 5% off Public Safety Tests (for those employed in eligible agencies)


   Agency Membership Prices




Staff (01-3) $420.00
Staff (04-6) $790.00
Staff (07-10) $1,137.00
Staff (11-25) $2,625.00
Staff (26-50) $3,858.00
Staff (50+) $4,200.00