Oct. 15, 2018

How To Calculate PFL Benefits in 2019

PFL family
Knowing how much time an employee can take with Paid Family Leave may seem tricky.  Employees are trying to figure out just how much PFL time can they can take in 2019 should they need to use it.  So how do you calculate…

Read more


Categories: Benefits

Oct. 15, 2018

Calculating the Average Weekly Wage for Benefit/Claim Purposes

PFL Woman

Paid Family Leave benefits in 2019 are 55% of an employee’s Average Weekly Wage (AWW), capped 55% of the current New York State Average Weekly Wage (NYSAWW) of $1,357.11.*  This translates into a maximum benefit of $746.41 per week. So, when trying to estimate what PFL benefit amount you can expect while out on leave, you first...

Read more


Categories: Benefits, Claims

Oct. 15, 2018

PFL Eligibility Explained

PFL Eligibility

Eligibility can mean a couple of different things, and if you’re not familiar with the different meanings, it can get a bit confusing to understand if/when you can actually start taking paid time off under Paid Family Leave. That’s because...


Get the latest Paid Family Leave New York updates delivered to your inbox!