Caterpillar Employee Benefit: 401K Plan | Glassdoor

Caterpillar 401K Plan

Updated Jul 21, 2014

318 employees reported this benefit


Employer Summary

Caterpillar offers a 401(k) plan for eligible employees with some company match.

This information about the 401K Plan benefit at Caterpillar is the result of research by Glassdoor editorial staff, and was not provided directly by a representative of Caterpillar. The description here may not reflect the current Caterpillar 401K Plan benefit.

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Employee Comments

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  • Mar 21, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in Peoria, Illinois

    Full match 6% and contribution of your bonus

  • Mar 16, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Peoria, Illinois

    Solid match and a good amount of investment options.

  • Feb 19, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Decatur, Illinois

    Good matching benefit with 401K

  • Feb 13, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Corporate Accounting Analyst in Peoria, Illinois

    I love that they company match is up to 6%

  • Feb 09, 2019

    In Decatur, Illinois Cat only matches 50% of the 6% you put in, with a yearly contribution.

  • Mar 14, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current General Manager in Peoria, Illinois

    Standard package 100% match

  • Jan 24, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Dayton, Ohio

    6 percent match seems good

  • Oct 03, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Lagrange, Georgia

    Company match 100% up to 6% of base salary. Used to have pension plan but was phased out more than 15 years ago. Employees that selected the pension are now just realizing they got the short end of that deal.

  • Jun 01, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Research and Development Technician in Peoria, Illinois

    Agency workers only put in what they want no matching.

  • May 24, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Supply Chain Planner in Decatur, Illinois

    6% 1 for 1 match

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