ANNUAL LIMITS
2017
2016
2015
401(k) contribution limit if under age 50
$18,000
$18,000
$18,000
401(k) contribution limit if age 50 or older
$24,000
$24,000
$24,000
Defined contribution limit
$54,000
$53,000
$53,000
Defined benefit limit
$215,000
$210,000
$210,000
Compensation limit
$270,000
$265,000
$265,000
Highly compensated limit
$120,000
$120,000
$120,000
Social Security wage base
$127,200
$118,500
$118,500