SSS Contributions Table, Philippines


Updated June 2014:

SSS monthly contributions have increased

Go to this page to see the new SSS CONTRIBUTION TABLE, effective January 2014.


The SSS contribution table below is valid only up to December 2013, after SSS announced through Circular 2013-010 the new contribution table effective January 2014.

This table is for the following SSS members:


Range of Actual Income      Salary Credit      SSS CONTRIBUTION
(Monthly) (Monthly) (Monthly)
1,000 – 1,249.99 1,000 104
1,250 – 1,749.99 1,500 158
1,750 – 2,249.99 2,000 208
2,250 – 2,749.99 2,500 260
2,750 – 3,249.99 3,000 312
3,250 – 3,749.99 3,500 364
3,750 – 4,249.99 4,000 416
4,250 – 4,749.99 4,500 468
4,750 – 5,249.99 5,000 520
5,250 – 5,749.99 5,500 572
5,750 – 6,249.99 6,000 624
6,250 – 6,749.99 6,500 676
6,750 – 7,249.99 7,000 728
7,250 – 7,749.99 7,500 780
7,750 – 8,249.99 8,000 832
8,250 – 8,749.99 8,500 884
8,750 – 9,249.99 9,000 936
9,250 – 9,749.99 9,500 988
9,750 – 10,249.99 10,000 1040
10,250 – 10,749.99 10,500 1092
10,750 – 11,249.99 11,000 1144
11,250 – 11,749.99 11,500 1196
11,750 – 12,249.99 12,000 1248
12,250 – 12,749.99 12,500 1300
12,750 – 13,249.99 13,000 1352
13,250 – 13,749.99 13,500 1404
13,750 – 14,249.99 14,000 1456
14,250 – 14,749.99 14,500 1508
14,750 – over 15,000 1560


To pay your SSS contribution, use the RS-5 CONTRIBUTIONS PAYMENT RETURN.
You can get this form at any SSS branch, and you can pay at SSS cashier counters, accredited banks, and other payment outlets, such as Bayad Center or SM Business Center.

Usually, Bayad Centers or SM Business Centers have RS5 forms available.
Bayad Centers and SM Business Centers have their e-payment systems linked to the SSS payment facility, so posting of contributions takes the same time as those paid at e-linked SSS cashiers.

This is how the RS5 Form looks like:

SSS RS-5 -- SSS Contributions Payment Form











This is the fixed amount nearest your actual monthly salary. Salary Credit is used in computing the amount of your salary loan and your benefits, namely, maternity, sickness, disability benefits, EC benefits and pensions.

Click this to see SSS Payment Deadlines.


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  1. Hi Cookie, I think there’s no effect, and you can avail, since this is your 3rd child, and you’re still within the maximum limit of 4 normal deliveries.

  2. good day po ask ko lang kung eligible po ako mag avail for maternity benefit. nag resign na po kasi ako. my contributions are the following while im still employed:

    june to december = 728 monthly
    january to march = 770 monthly

    due date ko po ng january 2015.
    at nahinto rin po pala ako sa pagcocontribute mula noong april hanggang ngayon. okay lang po ba yon?
    please help po..

  3. Hi po need help

    Ask ko lng po kng pwede pa po ba ihabol ung march 2014 hanggang july 2014. Kc voluntary c nanay tapos ngstart xa maghulog ng 330.00 nung january 2014 hanggang feb2014 lng po. Pwede po b ihabol salamat . At pwede rin po ba na dagdagan ang contribution nya. Salamat po. Pwede po ako pa email para po mabasa ko po salamat..

  4. Helo po, ask ko lng po.if I can still avail maternity benefits khit last 2007 pa ako ngbayad ng contributions ko due po ako ng february 2015. Meron po ako 16 contribution. If meron how much nmn kaya ang pede ma claim.salamat po.God bless

  5. Hi alona, pay for July Aug and Sep so you can avail. After your payments have been posted (register at so you can check), file your MAT1. Your benefit amount will depend on your Jul to Sep contributions.

  6. Helo po, more than 10 years na po ako member ng SSS, last payment ko po ng SSS March of 2012 po kasi nag resign po ako, buntis po ako ngayon due ko po next month Sept., makakapag avail pa po kaya ako ng maternity benefits?
    Thank you po.

  7. Hi ask ko lang mo if mag change ba ang sss contribution of employed member earning minimum wage of 466/day. Kasi po mag iiba iba ang monthly salary based on the no of days? Thanks

  8. Hi geena, sad to say, you might not qualify. Your semester of contingency is Apr to Sep 2014 and the prior 12-month period within which you should have at least 3 contributions is Apr 2013 to Mar 2014. Ask others too

  9. Hi ana, yes, employees’ contributions can vary, depending on gross monthly income. Your employer’s accountant will compute.

  10. hi good afternoon, can I pay my contributions as voluntary for the 4 months I did not work. I worked until march 2014 and started another work aug. 2014. thanks

  11. Hello Good Day! I had been employed for a year and a month.. I had checked my contribution and I had found out I had 13 mos. of contributions.. i just want to ask if i can avail of my maternity benefits.. i’m currently unemployed.. hope you could help me with this. thank you and more power

  12. Hi may-ann, this last week of August, you can pay for July if the last digit of your SSS no. is 9 or 0.

  13. Hi may ask if can avail of sss maternity benefits. my last contributions were in 2012 and then i stopped because i continued my studies, and now 2014, am 7 mos pregnant. by november is my due. is it possible for me to qualify if i pay as voluntary/self employed this month? Thanks hope you can resolve my problem.

  14. Hi Apple, I’m sorry, you should have asked this question months before. If your due date is November, then your semester of contingency is July to Dec 2014, and SSS will look for 3 monthly payments within July 2013 to June 2014. You are no longer allowed to pay for those past months. Ask others too.

  15. hi may i ask if i can continue paying my sss? paid june 2010- march 2011 as employed. want to pay aprl 2011 – sept 2014 as voluntary. is that allowed? thanks a lot

  16. Hi caresma, yes you can continue as Voluntary. You can no longer pay for past years. This Sep, you can pay for July to Sep. Pay at SSS branch using RS5 form, then after 3 to 5 days to allow for posting, register at so you can track your records. You need your RS5 transaction no. to register. SSS payment deadlines.

  17. Hi! ask ko lang po sana nag submit po yong office namin ng maternity reimbursement facility thru bank and then the bank said sila na po mg submit sa SSS ng form. Ano po dapat kong gawin?di ko pa ma forward yong form MAT 2 ko kasi hinahanapan po ako ng SSS personnel ng thru Bank facility.Nag ka miscarriage pop ako last May 2014 po e pwede pa po ba ma claim yong benefits ko I started paying my SSS 2003 pa makukuha pa po ba ako?thank you

  18. Hi Marivic, the proper process is that your employer should have advanced to you your benefit, then it will be to their bank account that SSS will deposit your benefit, to reimburse them. Did you take a maternity leave? Ask your employer if they already have the SSS-approved SMB PB form, so you can file your MAT2. Your employer can also check their SSS online account if their SMB PB is already approved. They should help you claim, as they did not advance your benefit. For miscarriage cases, the histopathology or D&C report is important, do you have it?

  19. Good Day What if I have completed the 120 Month contributions and I’m not yet 60 years old,SHOULD I continue my contributions until I reach the age of 60?

  20. Hi Mr. Johann, yes, continue paying to increase your pension amount. If you have excess years (more than 10 years), there’s this addition to the pension formula (PLUS 0.2% of average salary credit x no. of excess years). But pay only if you’re able to pay the higher contributions so you can preserve your higher average salary credit. Take note also of the contribution increase rule. It’s here in the lower portion of the SSS RS5 contribution payment form

  21. Hi do i need to change my status as self employed if i want to pay as voluntary in paying my sss? They said just fill up the rs5 form and pay and automatically the status will change. What’s the advantage? and how much is voluntary payment? thanks

  22. Hi gelai, did you register as self-employed? Do you have a Date of Coverage? If yes, you can continue paying as Voluntary if you like Voluntary. It’s true that you just pay as Voluntary using RS5 form (check Voluntary) and your status will change after posting. There are no differences in benefits between self-employed and voluntary. All member types get the same benefits. Benefits vary only because of differences in amounts and years of contributions. Contribution amounts are the same. Here’s the sss contributions table.

  23. I’m 54 yrs old and I avail of company’s early retirement last 2003.
    My total contribution was 239 months(Almost 20yrs).
    My contributions are in maximum bracket base on
    SSS contribution table year 2003 which is PHP1410 with MSC of 15000.
    Here’s the problem, Base on the SSS contribution table for 2014 the PHP1410 made last 2003 will fall on MSC of 13500.

    I stopped paying my SSS contribution last September 2003.
    When I reach the age of 60, which MSC will be the basis for calculation ?

    Based of 2003 Contribution Table: P300 +(20% of 15000)+(2% of 15000 for 10 years)= P6275
    Based on 2014 Contribution Table: P300 +(20% of 13500)+(2% of 13500 for 10 years)= P5677.5

  24. hi ms. nora. i am an sss member with updated premiums. i gave birth here in uae in July 31,2014. I have submitted online my MAT-1 before i gave birth. i have seen the requirements to avail maternity benefits from your link above:
    I have few concerns: 1) because I’ve been here abroad for 7 years, i have not changed my status yet to married. My sss file still shows my maiden status. even my sss id still shows my maiden name. and i heard that the sss id now is different) all my maternity documents here are in my married name. What should I do? Do i need to change my status first? How can i change my status especially i am here abroad? 2) How much maternity benefit can i avail? 3) what’s the deadline for submission of documents?

  25. hi good pm may i ask. Previously, I have been paying then I stopped. Can I pay for january up to october? or annual payment?

  26. Hi jen, there are SSS payment deadlines. This month, you can pay for Oct to Dec 2014 and months after. You can still pay for July to Sep if the last digit of your SSS no. is 7 to 9 or 0 (for Jul to Sep payment, pay at SSS).

  27. hi ms. nora, i hope you can give time for my query posted on 23rd Oct:

    Rachel October 23, 2014 at 2:01 pm
    hi ms. nora. i am an sss member with updated premiums. i gave birth here in uae in July 31,2014. I have submitted online my MAT-1 before i gave birth. i have seen the requirements to avail maternity benefits from your link above:
    I have few concerns: 1) because I’ve been here abroad for 7 years, i have not changed my status yet to married. My sss file still shows my maiden status. even my sss id still shows my maiden name. and i heard that the sss id now is different) all my maternity documents here are in my married name. What should I do? Do i need to change my status first? How can i change my status especially i am here abroad? 2) How much maternity benefit can i avail? 3) what’s the deadline for submission of documents?


  28. Hi Rachel, sorry I was replying to your comments when I got distracted, so I thought I replied to you already :) In previous years, members can file under their maiden name even if already married. But recently, maternity claimants are being advised to update first their civil status before filing MAT2, since the child’s birth certificate shows the parents’ date and place of marriage. Are you in Dubai? You can update your member’s data at the SSS office there. Bring your marriage certificate (orig and xerox). Call for their SSS office hours and if their are long lines.
    Philippine Overseas Labor Office
    35 Beirut Street Extension 2, Al Qusais 3, Dubai
    Mobile No. (971) – 5621 – 23426
    Officer in Charge
    Lydia E. Cabagnot
    Email Address:
    If not, you can authorize someone in the Phils. (email authorization letter and a scan of your IDs so these can be printed) to file your Member’s data change form for you. But the difficulty here is that your representative should have your original marriage certificate. The representative should also bring his 2 valid IDs. And there are some officers who do not accept the member’s scanned IDs.
    Your maternity benefit depends on your contributions (your 6 highest contributions within April 2013 to March 2014). Write these 6 highest contributions here and I will compute. You can file for your maternity benefit within 10 years. But of course, it’s always better to file as soon as you can.

  29. thank you ms. nora. yes, i am in dubai. thanks for providing their contact here. can i then submit the requirements here? As for my monthly contributions, from April 2013, PHP1560 til Dec’13, from Jan.’14 til date, PHP1760.

  30. Hi Rachel, yes, you can update your member data there. Your 6 highest are three 1760 and three 1560. This means your 6 highest salary credits are three 15k and three 16k.
    Let’s add all your 6 highest salary credits, and we get 45k plus 48k = 93k
    93k / 180 days = 516.67 pesos per day
    516.67 pesos x 60 days (normal delivery) = 31k pesos
    Your maternity benefit is 31k pesos.

  31. Hi Chayette, if 1 year or more has passed since your previous loan check date, you can loan now. To be sure, register at so you can check your salary loan eligibility online. Check from time to time if the SSS website is not yet fully functioning. Make sure also that you have paid at least 6 contributions within the past 12 months.

  32. hi, presently I am employed, then had an SSS salary loan and got the check. But I want to pay the loan as voluntary. I heard that my company is not updated in remitting loan payments and I was advised to pay the loan as voluntary. Is that allowed? Until now I haven’t given the voucher to HR and the payment should start this December. Can I pay my salary loan by myself or is payment through employer only? If allowed, how can I pay as voluntary even if I’m employed. thanks po and god bless

  33. Hi Carlo, yes, you can pay as Voluntary, as long as your HR does not force you to pay through payroll — it’s their duty to collect and remit (The rule written on the salary loan form is this: The employer shall be responsible for the collection and remittance to the SSS of the amortization due on the member-borrower’s salary loan through payroll deduction). If you decide to pay on your own, you must commit to paying every month, with no miss and no excuses. I know some who decided to pay on their own, and then forgot to pay, accumulating penalties/interests and turning their 20k loans into 40k loans. You can pay at Bayad Center or SM Business Center, then keep orig and xerox copies. Check your loan balance online from time to time. If you’re asked to fill up the RS5 payment form, leave the employer name and SSS no. blank. Only your name, SSS no. and address should be written. Some collectors use their own payment forms.

  34. Hi Nora! Just wanted to ask since I am staying overseas as housewife, I should consider paying as “OFW?” Can I remit different amounts every month? Or I can choose either 550 or 1760? My previous record is “employed” from 2002-2006. From 2007 to date I stopped paying when I was working abroad. Currently I am a housewife but might continue to work abroad.
    Do I need to change any status in the SSS branch or it will be automatically updated as OFW (if in case that is my payor type Ty Ann

  35. Hi Elenie, if you pay SSS from abroad and write OFW as your member category, then your status will change to OFW after posting of your payment. The advantages of OFW members are: your payment deadlines are more flexible and you can save with Flexi-Fund if you like. You can also email this OW-1 form to About contribution amount, you can increase/decrease your contribution from month to month by 1 or 2 levels only, unless you declare your income via SSS RS5 form. For OFWs, the minimum contribution is 550 pesos.

  36. good am maam, it’s been 13 years I’ve not contributed to my sss account, since I went abroad. How can I continue paying? I’m an OFW here in UAE; no day off. Thanks

  37. Hi Nita, only SSS members who get sick or confined for at least 4 days can apply for SSS sickness benefit; not the beneficiaries.
    In Philhealth, yes, a beneficiary younger than 18 can use his/her parent’s Philhealth.

  38. hi, May 2 , 2015 is my due and for me to be eligible for reimbursement, do i need to pay oct to dec? last payment is may from may employer and its a minimum salary. If I pay as voluntary to cover may oct. to dec with max like 1700 per month, how much benefit would i get? I hesitate to pay max if it does not impact my benefit. or pay max for oct to nov based on the computation i saw. thank you

  39. Hi ica, yes, you need to pay Oct to Dec this Dec so you can increase your benefit. But increase your contribution only by 2 levels. You can pay higher or maximum but fill up the income portion of the RS5 form. Ask others too.

  40. Good afternoon po! May I ask po sana paano ko po makocompute ang makukuha kong maternity benefit if employed po ako ng time ng conception ko and naunemployed po ako before ako manganak, last day ko po sa work ko is nung may 3, 2014 and nanganak po ako nitong december 15, 2014.

    Pero naghulog po ako nitong last quarter ng taon from october to december ng 380?

    Magkano po kya makukuha kong benefit?

    Thanks po sa response

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