Fixed match company

Fixed match company

How 401(k) Matching Works Don’t leave free money on the table Employer matching of your 401(k) contributions means that your employer contributes a certain amount to your retirement savings plan based on the amount of your own annual contribution. Depending on the terms of your employer’s 401(k) plan, your contributions to your retirement savings may be matched by employer contributions in a number of ways. Typically, employers match a percentage of employee contributions, up to a certain portion of the total salary.