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L'înformâtion et les sèrvices publyis pouor I'Île dé Jèrri

Social Security contribution levels

​Employers must pay a 2% rate on their employees’ earnings, between the Standard Earnings Limit (£4,180) and the Upper Earnings Limit (£13,828).

Contribution levels from 1 January 2017

Table showing percentage of wage that must be contributed per month up to the Standard Earnings Limit of £4,180  

​Who must pay​Percentage of wage to be contributed 
​Employee​6.0%
​Employer​6.5%

Table showing the Monthly Earnings Limits and maximum Class 2 contribution rate per month

​Monthly Earnings LimitAmount per month
​Upper Earnings Monthly Limit (UEL)​£13,828 
​Standard Earnings Monthly Limit (SEL)​£4,180 
​Lower Earnings Monthly Limit (LEL)​£884 
​Maximum rate Class 2 contribution ​£715.46 






Contribution calculator 

You can use our contributions calculator to help you.

Contributions calculator


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