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Upper and Lower Amount Limits

The following table summarizes the most important upper and lower amount limits in state, occupational and private pension provision.

Retirement Pension from the Federal Old Age and Survivors' Insurance
Minimum annual retirement or disability pension (for unmarried persons)CHF 14,220
Maximum annual retirement or disability pension (for unmarried persons)CHF 28,440
Capped maximum annual retirement pension (for married couples)CHF 42,660
Pension Fund of Credit Suisse Group (Switzerland)
Entry threshold (minimum salary)CHF 21,330
Maximum pensionable base salaryCHF 255,960
Coordination deductionCHF 28,440
Maximum pensionable Award and base salary excessCHF 511,920
Maximum pensionable base salary, Award and base salary excessCHF 767,880
Pillar 3a
Maximum amount for persons with a pension fundCHF 6,826
Maximum amount for persons without a pension fundCHF 34,128
Salary contribution to the AHV, IV, EO (income replacement scheme) and ALV (unemployment insurance)
AHV (employee and employer each pay half)8.4%
IV (employee and employer each pay half)1.4%
EO (employee and employer each pay half)0.5%
ALV (employee and employer each pay half)2.2% (for a salary of up to CHF 148,200)
AHV Non-Employed Contributions
Annual minimum amount (for unmarried persons)CHF 482
Annual maximum amount (for unmarried persons)CHF 24,100