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WRS Contribution Rate History


General and Teacher Participants Year Employer Contribution Benefit Adjustment Contribution Employee** Contribution Total Rate
2015 6.8 N/A* 6.8 13.6
2014 7.0 N/A* 7.0 14.0
2013 6.65 N/A* 6.65 13.3
2012 5.9 N/A* 5.9 11.8
2011 5.1 1.5 5.0/5.8 11.6
2010 4.8 1.2 5.0 11.0
2009 4.5 0.9 5.0 10.4
2008 4.6 1.0 5.0 10.6
2007 4.6 1.0 5.0 10.6
2006 4.5 .9 5.0 10.4
2005 4.4 .8 5.0 10.2
2004 4.2 .6 5.0 9.8
2003 4.0 .4 5.0 9.4
2002 3.8 .2 5.0 9.0
2001 3.8 .2 5.0 9.0
2000 4.1 .5 5.0 9.6
1999 4.4 .8 5.0 10.2
1998 4.8 1.2 5.0 11.0
1997 5.0 1.4 5.0 11.4
1996 5.1 1.5 5.0 11.6
1995 4.8 1.2 5.0 11.0
1994 4.8 1.2 5.0 11.0
1993 4.8 1.2 5.0 11.0
1992 4.8 1.2 5.0 11.0
1991 4.7 1.1 5.0 10.8
1990 4.6 1.0 5.0 10.6
1989 4.9 1.0 5.0 10.9
 
Executives and Elected Officials 2015 7.7 N/A* 7.7 15.4
2014 7.75 N/A* 7.75 15.5
2013 7.0 N/A* 7.0 14.0
2012 7.05 N/A* 7.05 14.1
2011 9.4 0.0 3.9 13.3
2010 8.7 0.0 3.2 11.9
2009 8.5 0.0 3.0 11.5
2008 8.5 0.0 3.0 11.5
2007 8.5 0.0 3.0 11.5
2006 8.4 0.0 2.9 11.3
2005 8.3 0.0 2.8 11.1
2004 8.1 0.0 2.6 10.7
2003 8.1 0.0 2.6 10.7
2002 8.6 0.0 3.1 11.7
2001 9.4 0.0 3.9 13.3
2000 9.6 0.0 4.1 13.7
1999 9.8 0.0 4.3 14.1
1998 10.2 0.0 4.7 14.9
1997 10.2 0.0 4.7 14.9
1996 10.1 0.0 4.6 14.7
1995 11.1 0.1 5.5 16.7
1994 11.1 0.1 5.5 16.7
1993 11.1 0.1 5.5 16.7
1992 11.1 0.1 5.5 16.7
1991 11.1 0.1 5.5 16.7
1990 11.0 0.0 5.5 16.5
1989 11.2 0.0 5.5 16.7
 
Protective Occupation With Social Security 2015 9.5 N/A* 6.8 16.3
2014 10.1 N/A* 7.0 17.1
2013 9.75 N/A* 6.65 16.4
2012 9.0 N/A* 5.9 14.9
2011 8.9 0.0 5.8 14.7
2010 8.6 0.0 5.5 14.1
2009 8.1 0.0 5.0 13.1
2008 8.2 0.0 5.1 13.3
2007 8.2 0.0 5.1 13.3
2006 8.1 0.0 5.0 13.1
2005 8.0 0.0 4.9 12.9
2004 7.6 0.0 4.5 12.1
2003 7.1 0.0 4.0 11.1
2002 7.1 0.0 4.0 11.1
2001 6.9 0.0 3.8 10.7
2000 7.2 0.0 4.1 11.3
1999 8.0 0.0 4.9 12.9
1998 8.5 0.0 5.4 13.9
1997 8.9 0.0 5.8 14.7
1996 9.2 0.1 6.0 15.3
1995 9.6 0.5 6.0 16.1
1994 9.7 0.6 6.0 16.3
1993 9.7 0.6 6.0 16.3
1992 9.8 0.7 6.0 16.5
1991 9.8 0.7 6.0 16.5
1990 10.0 0.9 6.0 16.9
1989 10.1 1.0 6.0 17.1
 
Protective Occupation Without Social Security 2015 13.1 N/A* 6.8 19.9
2014 13.7 N/A* 7.0 20.7
2013 12.35 N/A* 6.65 19.0
2012 11.3 N/A* 5.9 17.2
2011 12.2 0.0 4.8 17.0
2010 11.3 0.0 3.9 15.2
2009 10.6 0.0 3.2 13.8
2008 10.8 0.0 3.4 14.2
2007 10.8 0.0 3.4 14.2
2006 10.7 0.0 3.3 14.0
2005 10.7 0.0 3.3 14.0
2004 10.6 0.0 3.2 13.8
2003 9.8 0.0 2.4 12.2
2002 10.4 0.0 3.0 13.4
2001 10.7 0.0 3.3 14.0
2000 11.8 0.0 4.4 16.2
1999 12.8 0.0 5.4 18.2
1998 13.2 0.0 5.8 19.0
1997 13.6 0.0 6.2 19.8
1996 14.2 0.0 6.8 21.0
1995 14.6 0.0 7.2 21.8
1994 14.9 0.0 7.5 22.4
1993 14.9 0.0 7.5 22.4
1992 14.9 0.0 7.5 22.4
1991 14.9 0.0 7.5 22.4
1990 15.4 0.0 8.0 23.4
1989 15.4 0.0 8.0 23.4

*The Benefit Adjustment Contribution was eliminated by 2011 Wisconsin Act 10.

**Rates may be different for employees who have collective bargaining agreements.

 

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