No more scrolling through PDF pages! Just enter the member's information and OMERS contributions (RPP and RCA) are calculated instantly.
Update February 2017! With the new Multiple Members tab, you can calculate contributions for up to 185 members in a few seconds.
Thank you to the employers who provided their feedback and helped to develop and test the latest feature.
Download Excel 2017 Contribution Calculator
(Do not use within browser, save it to your computer first)
Contributions from members and employers, together with OMERS investment returns, fund the pensions that members receive.
2017 contribution rates (beginning with the first
full pay in 2017)
Normal retirement age 65
Normal retirement age 60
Up to CPP earnings limit*
Above CPP earnings limit
*The YMPE for 2017 is $55,300 (year's maximum pensionable earnings). This is the earnings limit up to which members also contribute to the Canada Pension Plan.
You must deduct contributions from members' contributory earnings in each pay period.
In a year when a weekly or biweekly payroll has an extra (53rd or 27th) pay period, you can calculate contributions as follows.
If you are using the OMERS 2017 Contribution Calculator:
If you are using contribution tables:
Past OMERS contribution tables for your reference.
Learn about OMERS current and past contribution rates.
PA calculators and information for current and previous years.
OMERS is excited to offer a new option for automatic contributions, and it involves you - the employer.