Employee Benefits in Mexico 2017
Mexico’s social security system was introduced in 1942 and has since evolved in terms of scope and coverage. The Mexican Social Security Institute (IMSS) and the Institute for Security and Social Services for Government Workers (ISSSTE) are the governing bodies of social security system. The existing social security system was introduced on July 1, 1997 and is based on defined contributions instead of the earlier pay-as-you-go system. The system provides coverage for disability, death and retirement benefits. Individual accounts are created for employees and contributions made by employee, employer and government are credited therein.
The report provides in-depth industry analysis, information and insights of the employee benefits in Mexico, including: overview of the state and compulsory benefits in Mexico, detailed information about the private benefits in Mexico, insights on various central institutions responsible for the administration of the different branches of social security and the regulatory framework of the employee benefits in Mexico.
- Everyone in state and private employment is covered by the social security system.
- Old-age and survivor's pensions, unemployment, insurance for accidents at work and occupational diseases, family benefits, compulsory insurance for medical care and benefits, and annual vacation comprise the state and compulsory benefits in force.
- The IMSS regulates pension and other employee benefits in the private sector, whereas the pensions of those employed by the state are governed by the ISSSTE.
- Private benefits are employee benefits that are not mandated by law but are provided by employers to motivate employees.
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