2018 Defined Contribution Plan Participant Survey - J.P. Morgan Asset Management

2018 Defined Contribution Plan Participant Survey

Turning retirement resolutions into reality

Our 2018 survey finds that although DC plan participants are making progress and gaining confidence overall, more work is needed to:


the state of the participant

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participants to save

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investment decision-making

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About our survey

We surveyed 1,295 plan participants in January, 2018. Each was a full-time employee, at least 18 years old, who worked for a for-profit organization with at least 50 employees, and contributed to his/her current employer's 401(k) in the past 12 months.