Step  Example 

Determine the amount you would like to contribute per paycheck  $45 
Multiply dollar amount by the number of paychecks you receive in 1 year

$45 x 26 = $1,170 
Divide total contribution amount from previous step by annual salary 
$1,170 ÷ $30,000 = 3.9% 
Give yourself a boost and round up!
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