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J. C. Penney 401K Plan

Updated Jul 21, 2014

533 employees reported this benefit


Employer Summary

A 401(k) plan is available to JCPenney employees after 1 year of service and 1,000 hours worked.

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

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Employee Comments

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  • Jan 14, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Dallas, Texas

    company matches up to 6%.

  • Jan 06, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Merchandising Manager in Bozeman, Montana

    Good plan offered. Close to matching

  • Dec 14, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Merchandise Associate in Springfield, Missouri

    I really liked the 401k option; however, I started before I turned 18 and was not made aware that I was eligible for this benefit until two or three years after I was eligible.

  • Dec 04, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Sales Associate/Cashier in Mesquite, Texas

    I couldn't open one until 21 or 25.

  • Nov 21, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Plano, Texas

    ever changing 401k - no other comment

  • Nov 21, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Sales Supervisor in Farmington, Connecticut

    Easy to use and manage, match after 1 year

  • Oct 22, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Salon Manager in Bozeman, Montana

    seemed to be a good plan. Company matched what you put in

  • Oct 05, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Sales Associate/Cashier in Salem, Oregon

    I didn't really know when I was registered for the 401k packet but I liked that they took money out my paycheck and saved it.

  • Oct 03, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Former HRM in North Olmsted, Ohio

    The match could be better but not bad.

  • Sep 25, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Custom Decorator in Saint Paul, Minnesota

    Average company match plan; plan is not good, not bad.

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