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...

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Categories: Benefits, Claims


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