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Effects of Inflation Seen in New State Average Weekly Wage/Maximum and Minimum Weekly Benefits

The Division has announced the State AWW and maximum/minimum weekly benefits for the period from October 1, 2022 through September 30, 2023 as follows:

State Average Weekly Wage:                       $1,111.55
Maximum Temporary Income Benefits:        $1,112.00
Minimum Temporary Income Benefits:         $   167.00
Maximum Impairment Income Benefits:       $   778.00
Minimum Impairment Income Benefits:        $   167.00
Maximum Supplemental Income Benefits:   $   778.00
Maximum Lifetime Income Benefits:            $1,112.00
Minimum Lifetime Income Benefits:             $   167.00
Maximum Death Benefits:                            $1,112.00

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