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CPF Contribution and Allocation Rates from 1 September 2012 to
31 December 2013

 

From 1 September 2012, the CPF contribution rates for older workers aged above 50 to 65 years will be increased to help them better prepare for retirement. For more information, please click here.

The increase in the CPF contribution rates does not apply to graduated employer and employee rates for first or second year Singapore Permanent Residents (SPR) and their employers.

Sections A and B below show the CPF contribution and allocation rates for the various types of employees.

 

SECTION A

For   (1) Private Sector Employees
       (2) Non-Pensionable Employees (Statutory Bodies & Aided Schools)
       (3) Non-Pensionable Employees (Ministries)

       Note: For (1), (2) and (3), the Ordinary Wage Ceiling is $5,000.

Table A1

For   (a) Singapore Citizen
       (b) SPR in the 3rd year and onwards of obtaining SPR status
       (c) SPR in the 1st and 2nd year of obtaining SPR status but who has jointly
            applied with employer to contribute at full employer and employee rates

Employee
Age (Years)

Contribution Rate
(for monthly wages ≥ $1,500)

Credited to
Contribution by Employer
(% of
wage)
Contribution by Employee
(% of
wage)
Total Contribution
(% of wage)
Ordinary Account
(% of wage)
Special Account
(% of wage)
Medisave Account
(% of wage)
35 & below 16 20 36 23 6 7
Above 35-45 16 20 36 21 7 8
Above 45-50 16 20 36 19 8 9
Above 50-55 14 18.5 32.5 13.5

9.5

9.5
Above 55-60 10.5 13 23.5 12 2 9.5
Above 60-65 7 7.5 14.5 3.5 1.5 9.5
Above 65 6.5 5 11.5 1 1 9.5

Note:
i.For monthly wages < $1,500, please refer to the CPF Contribution Rates Table.
ii.You can also see the CPF allocation rates expressed in terms of ratio of contribution.

Table A2

For   (a) SPR in the 1st and 2nd year of obtaining SPR status

Employee 1st year SPR 2nd year SPR

Graduated Employer & Employee rates:

- Private Sector Employees
- Non-Pensionable Employees (Statutory Bodies & Aided Schools)
 
Please click here for the Graduated Employer & Employee (G/G) Contribution Rate Please click here for the Graduated Employer & Employee (G/G) Contribution Rate

Full Employer & Graduated Employee rates:

- Non-Pensionable Employees (Ministries);
- Private Sector Employees who have jointly applied with employer to contribute at full employer rates; &
- Non-Pensionable Employees (Statutory Bodies & Aided Schools) who have jointly applied with employer to contribute at full employer rates.
Please click here for the Full Employer & Graduated Employee (F/G) Contribution Rate Please click here for the Full Employer & Graduated Employee (F/G) Contribution Rate

 

SECTION B

For   (1) Pensionable Employees (Statutory Bodies) 
       (2) Pensionable Employees (Ministries)

       Note: For (1) and (2), the Ordinary Wage Ceiling is $6,666.67.

Table B1

For   (a) Singapore Citizen
       (b) SPR in the 3rd year and onwards of obtaining SPR status
       (c) SPR in the 1st and 2nd year of obtaining SPR status but who has jointly
            applied with employer to contribute at full employer and employee rates

Employee
Age (Years)

Contribution Rate
(for pensionable component only)

Credited to
Contribution by Employer
(% of
wage)
Contribution by Employee
(% of
wage)
Total Contribution
(% of wage)
Ordinary Account
(% of wage)
Special Account
(% of wage)
Medisave Account
(% of wage)
35 & below 12 15 27 17.25 4.5 5.25
Above 35-45 12 15 27 15.75 5.25 6
Above 45-50 12 15 27 14.25 6 6.75
Above 50-55 10.5 13.875 24.375 10.125 7.125 7.125
Above 55-60 7.875 9.75 17.625 9 1.5 7.125
Above 60-65 5.25 5.625 10.875 3 1.125 6.75
Above 65 4.875 3.75 8.625 0.75 0.75 7.125

Note:
i.Please click here for the complete CPF Contribution Rates Table.
ii.Please click here for the CPF allocation rates expressed in terms of ratio of   contribution.

Table B2

For   (a) SPR in the 1st and 2nd year of obtaining SPR status

Employee 1st year SPR 2nd year SPR

Graduated Employer & Employee rates:

- Pensionable Employees (Statutory Bodies)
 
Please click here for the Graduated Employer & Employee (G/G) Contribution Rate Please click here for the Graduated Employer & Employee (G/G) Contribution Rate

Full Employer & Graduated Employee rates:

- Pensionable Employees (Ministries); &
- Pensionable Employees (Statutory Bodies) who have jointly applied with employer to contribute at full employer rates.
Please click here for the Full Employer & Graduated Employee (F/G) Contribution Rate Please click here for the Full Employer & Graduated Employee (F/G) Contribution Rate

 Last Updated on: Friday, August 16, 2013 at 5:55 PM
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