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PFL Update: NY State Average Weekly Wage for 2020 Benefits

April 2, 2019

PFL Update

The Department of Labor’s Research & Statistics Division updated the New York State Average Weekly Wage (NYSAWW) to $1,401.17

For NY Paid Family Leave purposes, this update goes into effect on January 1, 2020, and only applies to the PFL benefit for the full 2020 calendar year.  It does not have any impact on current 2019 benefits.

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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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