The New York Department of Labor released its New York State Average Weekly Wage (NYSAWW),used to calculate 2024 NY Paid Family Leave benefits. As of April 1, 2023, the NYSAWW increased to $1,718.15*.
This NYSAWW will be used as of January 1, 2024, to determine PFL benefits. It does not change the benefit calculation for Paid Family Leave claims that start in 2023.
Learn more about the NYSAWW for claims that start in 2023 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 regulations, and may change as regulations evolve or NY State issues guidance regarding Paid Family Leave regulations.