Sheila McGarrigle

New Year, New Criteria for NY PFL

January 18, 2019

PFL 2019

We’ve now entered the second year of NY’s Paid Family Leave (PFL), and with the turn of the calendar year comes quite a few changes to take note of.  Here’s a quick recap of all the changes now in effect for 2019 along with links to more detailed resource articles on each topic:

Estimate PFL 2019 benefits using this calculator!

Learn how to calculate the Average Weekly Wage for Benefit/Claim Purposes!

Estimate how much Paid Family Leave will cost using this tool!

Get this handy checklist to help you implement the 2019 changes.  If you have any questions along the way you can contact our PFL Experts anytime at


This blog post is for informational purposes only and is not intended to provide legal counsel. Please consult with an appropriate professional for legal and compliance advice. Any PFL information is as of the blog post’s date stamp; it is based on the applicable statutes and regulation,  and may change as regulations evolve or NY State issues guidance regarding Paid Family Leave regulations. Have more questions? Email us at

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