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5 April 2022

NY Paid Family Leave: NYSAWW for 2023 Benefits

NY Paid Family Leave: NYSAWW for 2023 Benefits

The New York State Average Weekly Wage (NYSAWW), used to calculate Paid Family Leave benefits, has been updated as of April 1st to $1,688.19*.

This increased amount goes into effect on January 1, 2023, for next year’s PFL benefits.  It does not change the calculation for Paid Family Leave benefits received or started this year, in 2022.

Learn more about the current NYSAWW and benefit levels here.

Find out how it works if a claim crosses over calendar years here.

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*As published by the Department of Labor's Research and Statistics Division.

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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