403(b) Elective Maximum Deferral Amounts
The IRS indicates that the 403(b) elective maximum deferrals for 2022 and are as follows:
- Elective deferral—$20,500
- Age 50+ Catch up—$6,500 (beyond basic limit of elective deferrals)
- 15 Service Years Catch up—Please contact TIAA for calculation
These maximum deferral amounts are over and above the mandatory 5% employee contribution required (for certain employees) and Bennington College’s employer contribution. For a complete list of the limits for 2022 visit irs.gov.
Bennington College encourages all employees to consider saving for retirement. To learn more or to receive a Maximum Salary Reduction Calculation, please call TIAA at 800-842-2252 or visit tiaa.org. If you would like to make changes to your supplemental contribution, please fill out the Salary Reduction Agreement and return to firstname.lastname@example.org or Human Resources.