The 2015 Statewide Average Weekly Wage Workers’ Compensation Rate Schedule has been approved by the Secretary of Labor and Industry as follows:
Based upon the Statewide Average Weekly Wage, as determined by the Department of Labor & Industry for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2014, the maximum compensation payable under the Workers' Compensation Act, under Article 1, subsections 105.1 and 105.2, shall be $951.00 per week for injuries occurring on and after Jan. 1, 2015. For purposes of calculating the update to payments for medical treatment rendered on and after Jan. 1, 2015, the percentage increase in the Statewide Average Weekly Wage is 2.0 percent.
This notice was published in the January 3 edition of the Pennsylvania Bulletin. The full rate schedule has been posted on the SAWW page: