Railroad Retirement Board


The RRB's primary function is to administer comprehensive retirement-survivor and unemployment-sickness benefit programs for the nation's railroad workers and their families, under the Railroad Retirement and Railroad Unemployment Insurance Acts. Consists of three members appointed by the President with advice and consent of the Senate. Terms five years.



  844 N. Rush St., Chicago IL, 60611    Map this

Contact Numbers

(312) 751-4300
TTY:  (312) 751-4701
Toll-free automated RRB Help Line:  (877) 772-5772

Board Members

Chairman - Erhard R. Chorlé
Labor Member - John Bragg
Management Member - Thomas R. Jayne