The Catch-Up Provision may allow you to contribute up to twice the standard contribution limit if you are within three years of your normal retirement age (the age at which you are eligible for an unreduced pension benefit).
For more information or to apply for the Catch-Up Provision, call 1-800-657-5757, option 3.
The maximum annual contribution limits for 2021 did not
change from the 2020 limits.
|Under Age 50||$19,500|
|Age 50 & Over||$26,000|
Note: If you contribute both pre-tax and Roth after-tax dollars, your combined contributions cannot exceed the Annual Maximum Contribution Limits. The limit also includes any employer matching contributions to your account.
How to change your contribution amount
If you need help, contact an MSRS Representative at 800-657-5757, option 3
State of Minnesota Employees
Login to the State employee self-service website and follow these instructions:
Select Other Payroll
Select Savings Plans on the next screen
Select Input Deferred Cmp/TSA Deductn
Select Add Savings Plan and enter a dollar amount or % of gross into the Before-Tax and/or After-Tax (ROTH) box
Note: You may enter a dollar amount or % or both
Select Save and then select OK to exit
Non State of Minnesota Public Employees
Login to your account online and follow these instructions:
Select Go to Savings Plans
Note: If you have multiple defined contribution plans, you must choose MNDCP
Select My Contributions under Paycheck Contributions
Hennepin County Employees
Login to APEX and follow these instructions:
Select Deferred Compensation under benefits
Select Enroll/Change Deferred Comp