401k Contribution Limits


Below are the maximum 401k contribution limits, 401k employee deferral limits for this year as well as the maximum catch up 401k contribution you can make if you are 50 years or older.

401k Contribution Limit 401k Employee Deferral 401k Catch Up Contribution
2014 $52,000 $17,500 $5,500
2013 $51,000 $17,500 $5,500
2012 $50,000 $17,000 $5,500
2011 $49,000 $16,500 $5,500
2010 $49,000 $16,500 $5,500
2009 $49,000 $16,500 $5,500
2008 $46,500 $15,500 $5,000