Contact Us
Phone: 610-526-5261

Human Resources
101 N. Merion Ave.
Bryn Mawr College
Bryn Mawr, PA 19010-2899

Mapping Address:
140 Morris Ave.
Bryn Mawr, PA 19010-2899

Fax: 610-526-7478
(Recruitment, General)
Fax: 610-526-7850
(Director, Benefits, HRIS)

Salary Reduction Limits

Annual Limits

The IRS sets annual limits on salary reduction amounts.  Age-based limits use your age as of December 31 in the applicable year.


Year Under Age 50 Limit Age 50 and Over Limit Total for Age 50 and Over
2016 $18,000 $6,000 $24,000
2015 $18,000 $6,000 $24,000


Payroll Election Amounts
If you wish to reach the 2016 maximum and have the salary reductions spread evenly over your paychecks, please complete the election on your Salary Reduction Form as detailed below.  Please note that these calculations assume 12 checks in 2016 for a monthly employee and 26 checks in 2016 for a biweekly employee.  Please contact Human Resources for assistance if you have an alternate pay schedule.


  Under 50 50 and Over (age as of 12/31/2016)
Monthly $1,500 $2,000
Biweekly $ 692.30 $ 923.07