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Maximum contribution base

Section: 6.11

6.11 Maximum contribution base

The maximum super contributions base is used to determine the maximum limit on any individual employee's earnings base for each quarter of any financial year.

Maximum contribution base Amount in a quarterly contribution period
2020-21 $57,090
2021-22 $58,920

The maximum super contributions base is indexed in line with AWOTE each income year. The new indexed amount is generally available each February.

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Last modified: Tuesday, August 17, 2021