New Mexico (NM) – 2022

New Mexico

Minimum WageNew MexicoFederal
Minimum Wage$11.50$7.25
Minimum Cash Wage (Tipped Employee)$2.80
Maximum Tip Credit$8.70
State Income TaxNew MexicoFederal
Wage WithholdingTables
Supplemental Wage / Bonus Rate5.90%
Unemployment InsuranceNew MexicoFederal
Maximum 2022 Taxable Earnings (Increased from $27,000 in 2021)$28,700
Employee 2022 DeductionNone
Employer 2022 Tax Rates0.33 – 6.4%
Standard 2021 New Employer Rate1.08% or Industry Average, whichever is higher
Voluntary Contribution PermittedNo
Workers 2021 Compensation FeeEmployee Assessment – $2.00 per calendar quarter Employer Assessment – $2.30 for each covered employee, per calendar quarter

Federal (FED) – 2022

Minimum WageFederal
Minimum Wage$7.25
Medicare Rate1.45%
Additional Medicare Tax Withholding on Wages > $200,000 (No Employer Match)2.35%
Maximum Taxable EarningsNo Limit
Maximum Taxable Earnings (Increased from $142,800 in 2021)$147,000
Employee / Employer Tax Rate (Unchanged from 2019)6.20%
Health Savings AccountsFederal
Catch-up Contribution Limit (Employee / Employer) (Unchanged from 2021)$1,000
Pension PlansFederal
Catch-up Contribution Limit – 401(k) & 403(b) plans (age 50 or older) (Increase from 6,000 in 2019)$6,500
Contribution Limit – 401(k) & 403(b) plans (Increased from $19,500 in 2021)$20,500

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