Benefit Rates for State of Kansas

Retirement Plan Rates - Fiscal Year 2015

TYPE OF RETIREMENTEMPLOYEEEMPLOYERMEMBERS
LIFE &
DISABILITY
OBJECT CODE

Kansas Public Employees Retirement Contributions (KPERS) Tier 1

6.0%8.65%*.85%1X81
Kansas Public Employees Retirement Contributions (KPERS) Tier 26.0%8.65%*.85%1X81

Kansas Public Employees Retirement Contributions (KPERS) Tier 3

6.0%8.65%.85%1X81
Kansas Police and Fireman's
Retirement System (KP&F)
7.15%19.25% 1X88
Board of Regents Basic Retirement Plan5.5%8.5% 1X83
  .85%1X85
   1X84

* KPERS employer rates changed from 11.27% to 8.65% effective 12-21-14

Employer Rates - Fiscal Year 2015

EMPLOYER PROVIDED BENEFITEMPLOYEROBJECT CODE
Worker’s Compensation.378%1X97
Unemployment Compensation.12%1X98
State Leave Payment Reserve.60%1X76
Flexible Spending Account*0.00%
Effective 8/31/14*
1X99
Health Savings Account (HSA) or Health Reimbursement Account (HRA)** 1x95
    Full-time - Employee Only$1,500**1x95
    Full-time - Employee + Dependents$2,250**1x95
    Part-time - Employee Only$1,125.50**1x95
    Part-time - Employee + Dependents$1,687.60**1x95
Parking Compensation Reduction7.65%1X78

*Flexible Spending Account employer rate was 5.74% from 6/8/14 - 8/30/14

** HSA or HRA employer contributions are effective in January and distributed in two installments - the 2nd pay period in January and the 1st pay period in July.  For example; HSA or HRA Full-time Employee Only-- the employer contribution first installment will be distributed in January for $750 and the second installment in July for $750.

 

Group Health Insurance Rates (semi-monthly) - Fiscal Year 2015

EMPLOYEE STATUS AND COVERAGEEMPLOYER MEDICALEMPLOYER DENTALTOTALOBJECT CODE
Full-time Single Employee$268.48$17.20$285.681X95
Part-time Single Employee$214.86$12.66$227.521X95
Full-time Employee, Dependent Coverage$124.91$7.32$132.231X75
Part-time Employee, Dependent Coverage$98.16$6.39$104.551X75
GRA/GTA/GA Student Health Insurance Employer Rates
Semester

Employer Cost
(per semester)

Summer 2014$158
Fall 2014$465
Spring 2015$465
Summer 2015$186

Social Security (Old-Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance) Rates & Limits - January 1, 2015

 Employee RateEmployer RateLimit
Social Security (OASDI)6.2%6.2%$118,500
Medicare (HI)1.45%1.45%No Limit
NOTE:  Earned income of more than $200,000 ($250,000 for married couples filing jointly) pay an additional 0.9 percent in Medicare taxes. The tax rates shown above do not include the 0.9 percent.
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