2017 Maximum Rate

December 20, 2016

The Bureau of Labor Market Information & Strategic Initiatives has reported the state average weekly wage as of June 30, 2016 to be $965.62. In accordance with Section 418.355(2) of the Workers' Disability Compensation Act, the 2017 maximum weekly benefit based on 90% of the state average weekly wage is $870.00.

The 2017 Weekly Benefit Tables are now available on our website. Once the file has been opened, it can be saved to your personal computer for future reference or printed as a hard copy.

The 2017 calculation program should be available shortly and will be promptly posted.

If you do not have internet access or do not use a computer, please contact our Lansing office toll free at 1-888-396-5041 and staff will assist you.

Link to State Average Weekly Wage Chart