PAY & BENEFITS   •  Dec 2016  •  Volume 5 / Number 17

Defined contribution retirement plans: Who has them and what do they cost?

Defined contribution retirement plans: Who has them and what do they cost?

This article takes a look at five types of employer-sponsored defined contribution retirement plans in private industry. The article shows the overall employee participation rates, employee participation rates by type of plan, and overall employer costs and worker participation costs for all types of plans. All defined contribution plans described in this article have some form of employer cost.

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