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Workers' compensation

Statewide average weekly wage (SAWW) and maximum weekly benefit, effective Oct. 1 for the year indicated

Description

Year
SAWW
Percentage change
from previous year
Maximum weekly indemnity benefit
1984 $329 ---- $329.00
1985 $342 3.95% $342.00
1986 $360 5.26% $360.00
1987 $376 4.44% $376.00
1988 $391 3.99% $391.00
1989 $413 5.63% $413.00
1990 $428 3.63% $428.00
1991 $443 3.50% $443.00
1992 $459 3.61% $481.95
1993 $484 5.45% $508.20
1994 $492 1.65% $516.60
1995 $505 2.64% $615.00
1996 $524 3.76% $615.00
1997 $553 5.53% $615.00
1998 $579 4.70% $615.00
1999 $615 6.22% $615.00
2000 $642 4.39% $750.00
2001 $680 5.92% $750.00
2002 $702 3.24% $750.00
2003 $718 2.28% $750.00
2004 $740 3.06% $750.00
2005 $774 4.59% $750.00
2006 $782 1.03% $750.00
2007 $808 3.32% $750.00
2008 $850 5.20% $850.00
2009 $878 3.29% $850.00
2010 $868 -1.14% $850.00
2011 $896 3.23% $850.00
2012 $916 2.23% $850.00
2013 $945 3.17% $963.90
2014 $961 1.69% $980.22
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