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PFL Update: NY State Average Weekly Wage for 2019 Benefits

April 2, 2018

PFL Update

As of March 31, 2018, the New York State Average Weekly Wage (NYSAWW) is $1357.11.

This change in the NYSAWW only applies to the 2019 benefit level and does not have any impact on 2018 PFL benefits.  Therefore, for Paid Family Leave purposes, this update will go into effect on January 1, 2019 and continue for the entire 2019 calendar year.

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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 pflquestions@shelterpoint.com
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