What are the rates for EPF?

The minimum rates of contribution (you may opt to contribute more, please click here to find out how) are as follows:


Employees aged under 60

For Malaysians and Permanent Residents, and for Non-Malaysians registered as members before 1 August 1998 (section A of EPF Contribution Table):

Monthly salary of RM 5,000 or less:

  • Employee contributes ~11% of his monthly salary
  • Employer contributes ~13% of the employee's salary

Monthly salary greater than RM 5,000:

  • Employee contributes ~11% of his monthly salary
  • Employer contributes ~12% of the employee's salary

For Non-Malaysians registered as members from 1 August 1998 (section B of EPF Contribution Table):

  • Employees share: ~11%
  • Employer’s share: RM5.00


Employees aged 60 and above

For Malaysians (section E of EPF Contribution Table): 

  • Employee contributes 0.0% of his monthly salary
  • Employer contributes ~4.0% of the employee's salary

For Permanent Residents, and for Non-Malaysians registered as members before 1 August 1998 (section C of EPF Contribution Table):

  • Employee contributes: ~5.5%
  • Employer contributes: ~6.5%

For Non-Malaysians registered members from 1 August 1998 (section D of EPF Contribution Table) :

  • Employees share: ~5.5%
  • Employer’s share: RM5.00


For the exact amount of contribution, please to the KWSP contribution table






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