(In effect as of January 1, 2006*) TABLE 6. BENEFITS FOR TEMPORARY TOTAL DISABILITY PROVIDED BY WORKERS' COMPENSATION STATUTES IN THE U.S.

SAWW - State's Average Weekly Wage Percentage of Worker's Wage Payments Per Week Minimum Maximum Percentage of SAWW Maximum Period Notes

Jurisdiction

Alabama.....

66 2/3

$173 - 27 1/2% of SAWW or worker's average wage if less. $110 without proof of wages, 22% of the SAWW if employee shows proof of wages, worker’s spendable weekly wage if less than 22% of SAWW.

$629.00

100

Duration of disability

Alaska......

80% of worker's spendable earnings

$875.00

120

Duration of disability until date of medical stability

WC benefits subject to offsets for Social Security and payments from employer-paid pension and profit sharing plans. Public employees' WC benefits coordinated with employer-paid disability benefits. Total may not exceed 100% of the employee's spendable weekly wage. Additional $25 monthly added to benefits of dependents.

Arizona.....

66 2/3

Payable, but not statutorily prescribed. $20 $126

$374.01

N/A

Duration of disability

Arkansas.... California..

66 2/3 66 2/3

$488.00 $840.00

85 N/A

450 weeks 104 weeks for most injuries Duration of disability WC benefits subject to Social Security benefit offsets and reduction by benefits under an employer pension or disability plan.

Colorado....

66 2/3

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$697.20

91

*See Introduction page.

TABLE 6. BENEFITS FOR TEMPORARY TOTAL DISABILITY PROVIDED BY WORKERS' COMPENSATION STATUTES IN THE U.S. (cont.) SAWW - State's Average Weekly Wage Percentage of Worker's Wage Payments Per Week Minimum Maximum Percentage of SAWW Maximum Period Notes

Jurisdiction

Connecticut.

75% of worker's spendable earnings.

$201.00 - 20% of SAWW, or an amount not to exceed 75% of worker's average wage if less. $181.18 - 22 2/9% of SAWW, or actual wage if less. $255.50

$1,005.00

100

Duration of disability

WC benefits subject to Social Security benefit offset.

Delaware....

66 2/3

$543.53

66 2/3

Duration of disability

District of Columbia..

66 2/3

$1,022.00

100

Duration of disability

Florida.....

66 2/3 1/

$20 or actual wage if less.

$683.00

100

104 weeks

WC benefits subject to Social Security and UI benefit offsets. Maximum weekly benefit in catastrophic cases shall be paid until such time as employee undergoes a change in condition for the better.

Georgia.....

66 2/3

$45.00 or average wage if less.

$450.00

N/A

400 weeks

1/ Florida: 80%, up to a maximum of $700, for workers who lose an arm, leg, hand, or sight in both eyes: or are rendered para/quadriplegic or para/quadriparetic.

TABLE 6. BENEFITS FOR TEMPORARY TOTAL DISABILITY PROVIDED BY WORKERS' COMPENSATION STATUTES IN THE U.S. (cont.) SAWW - State's Average Weekly Wage Percentage of Worker's Wage Payments Per Week Minimum Maximum Percentage of SAWW Maximum Period Notes

Jurisdiction

Hawaii......

66 2/3

$156.00 - 25% of SAWW, or worker's average wage if less, but not lower than $38.00 $81.45 - 15% of SAWW.

$622.00

100

Duration of disability

Idaho.......

67

$488.77 for first 52 weeks; thereafter $363.88

90

52 weeks, thereafter either 45% SAWW or 67% of SAWW for duration of disability Duration of disability

Illinois....

66 2/3

$100.90 to $124.30, or worker's average wage if less, according to number of dependents. $50 or worker's average wage if less than $75.

$1,034.56

133 1/3

Indiana.....

66 2/3

$588.00

N/A

500 weeks

Total maximum amount payable is $294,000.

Iowa........

80% of worker's spendable earnings.

$140.27 to $151.46 or actual wage if less, according to marital status and number of dependents.

$1,173.00

200

Duration of disability

TABLE 6. BENEFITS FOR TEMPORARY TOTAL DISABILITY PROVIDED BY WORKERS' COMPENSATION STATUTES IN THE U.S. (cont.) SAWW - State's Average Weekly Wage Percentage of Worker's Wage Payments Per Week Minimum Maximum Percentage of SAWW Maximum Period Notes

Jurisdiction

Kansas......

66 2/3

$25

$467.00

75

Duration of disability

Total amount payable is $100,000. WC benefits subject to UI and Social Security benefit offsets. WC benefits terminate when employee qualifies for Social Security benefits. WC benefits subject to UI benefit offsets. WC benefits subject to UI benefit offsets, except if benefits started prior to date of injury, or if benefits are a spouse's entitlement.

Kentucky....

66 2/3

$126.24 - 20% of SAWW.

$631.22

100

Duration of Disability

Louisiana...

66 2/3

$121 - 20% of SAWW, or actual wage if less. -----------------

$454.00

75

Duration of disability

Maine.......

80% of worker's after tax earnings.

$542.40

90

Duration of disability

Maryland....

66 2/3

$50 or actual wage if less.

$801.00

100

Duration of disability

TABLE 6. BENEFITS FOR TEMPORARY TOTAL DISABILITY PROVIDED BY WORKERS' COMPENSATION STATUTES IN THE U.S. (cont.) SAWW - State's Average Weekly Wage Percentage of Worker's Wage Payments Per Week Minimum Maximum Percentage of SAWW Maximum Period Notes

Jurisdiction

Massachusetts

60

$191.72 – 20% of SAWW or worker’s average wage if less. ---------------

$958.58

100

156 weeks

Additional $6 will added per dependent if weekly benefits are below $150. WC benefits subject to reduction by UI and Social Security benefits, and by those under an employer disability, retirement, or pension plan. Compensation stops if employee withdraws from labor market, is released to work without any physical restrictions, or refuses offer to work that is consistent with a rehabilitation plan. Total maximum amount payable is $158,013.00

Michigan....

80% of worker's spendable earnings.

$706.00

90

Duration of disability

Minnesota...

66 2/3

$130 or actual wage if less.

$750.00

N/A

104 weeks, or 90 days after maximum medical improvement.

Mississippi.

66 2/3

$25

$351.14

66 2/3

450 weeks

TABLE 6. BENEFITS FOR TEMPORARY TOTAL DISABILITY PROVIDED BY WORKERS' COMPENSATION STATUTES IN THE U.S. (cont.) SAWW - State's Average Weekly Wage Percentage of Worker's Wage Payments Per Week Minimum Maximum Percentage of SAWW Maximum Period Notes

Jurisdiction

Missouri.... Montana.....

66 2/3 66 2/3

$40 Payable, but not statutorily prescribed.

$696.97 $520.00

105 100

400 weeks Duration of disability, or until worker is released to pre-injury job or similar employment Duration of disability Duration of disability Duration of disability WC benefits subject to Social Security benefit offsets.

Nebraska.... Nevada......

66 2/3 66 2/3

$49 or actual wage if less. -----------------

$600.00 690.83 2/

100 150

New Hampshire.

60

$224.70 - 30% of SAWW not to exceed employee's after tax earnings. $184 - 20% of SAWW. $36 or actual wage if less.

$1,123.50

150

New Jersey..

70

$691.00

75

400 weeks

New Mexico..

66 2/3

$585.89

100

Duration of disability

2/ Nevada: Reduced by the amount of federal disability insurance benefits received.

TABLE 6. BENEFITS FOR TEMPORARY TOTAL DISABILITY PROVIDED BY WORKERS' COMPENSATION STATUTES IN THE U.S. (cont.) SAWW - State's Average Weekly Wage Percentage of Worker's Wage Payments Per Week Minimum Maximum Percentage of SAWW Maximum Period Notes

Jurisdiction

New York....

66 2/3

$40 or actual wage if less. $30

$400.00

N/A

Duration of disability Duration of disability Duration of disability, or until claimant is eligible for Social Security retirement benefits Duration of disability Additional $10 per week for each dependent child, not to exceed worker's net wage. Benefits are reduced by 50% of Social Security disability benefits. WC benefits subject to Social Security benefit offsets and, if concurrent and/or duplicate, with those under employer non-occupational benefit plan. Initial period of disability can be extended up to maximums by the WC Court for good cause.

North Carolina.. North Dakota....

66 2/3

$730.00

110

66 2/3

$330 - 60% of SAWW, or employee's actual net wage if less.

$604.00

110

Ohio........

72% for first 12 weeks; thereafter 66.67%

$234.67 - 33 1/3% of SAWW or actual wage if less.

$704.00

100

Oklahoma....

70

$30 or actual wage if less.

$577.00

100

300 weeks

TABLE 6. BENEFITS FOR TEMPORARY TOTAL DISABILITY PROVIDED BY WORKERS' COMPENSATION STATUTES IN THE U.S. (cont.) SAWW - State's Average Weekly Wage Percentage of Worker's Wage Payments Per Week Minimum Maximum Percentage of SAWW Maximum Period Notes

Jurisdiction

Oregon......

66 2/3

$50 or 90% of actual wage if less.

$948.24 (thru 06/30/06)

DOI prior to 01/01/2002 100% of SAWW. DOI on or after 01/01/2002 133% of SAWW 100

Duration of disability

Percentage of SAWW increased from 100 to 133 effective for injury dates on or after 1/1/02. WC benefits subject to offstes for receipt of "old age" Social Security benefits, unemployment compensation benefits, severance pay and benefits for an employer-funded pension plan.

Pennsylvania

66 2/3

$372.50 or 90% of AWW if less

$745.00

Duration of disability

Puerto Rico. Rhode Island....

66 2/3 75% of worker's spendable earnings

$100 ----------------

$300.00 $785.00

N/A 110

312 weeks Duration of disability Additional $15 for each dependent; including a nonworking spouse, aggregate not to exceed 80% of worker's AWW.

South Carolina.. South Dakota....

66 2/3

$75 or average wage if less. $267 - 50% of SAWW, or worker's average wage if less.

$592.56

100

500 weeks

66 2/3

$533.00

100

Duration of disability

TABLE 6. BENEFITS FOR TEMPORARY TOTAL DISABILITY PROVIDED BY WORKERS' COMPENSATION STATUTES IN THE U.S. (cont.) SAWW - State's Average Weekly Wage Percentage of Worker's Wage Payments Per Week Minimum Maximum Percentage of SAWW Maximum Period Notes

Jurisdiction

Tennessee...

66 2/3

$99.45 – 15% of SAWW.

$729.00

100

400 weeks

Total amount payable is $265,200. 104 week period may be extended if spinal surgery is involved.

Texas.......

70% of $81 - 15% of SAWW. worker's earnings over $8.50/hr. 75% for all others 66 2/3 $45

$540.00

100

104 weeks, or upon reaching maximum medical improvement, whichever is sooner 312 weeks

Utah........

$589.00

100

Additional $5 for dependent spouse and each dependent child up to 4 under age 18, but not to exceed 100% of SAWW. Additional $10 will be paid for each dependent under 21 years of age.

Vermont.....

66 2/3

$317 - 50% of SAWW, or worker's average wage if less. $193.25 - 25% of SAWW, or employee's actual wage if less. $60, or actual wage if less.

$950.00

150

Maximum medical improvement

Virginia....

66 2/3

$773.00

100

500 weeks

Virgin Islands...

66 2/3

$385.00

66 2/3

Duration of disability

TABLE 6. BENEFITS FOR TEMPORARY TOTAL DISABILITY PROVIDED BY WORKERS' COMPENSATION STATUTES IN THE U.S. (cont.) SAWW - State's Average Weekly Wage Percentage of Worker's Wage Payments Per Week Minimum Maximum Percentage of SAWW Maximum Period Notes

Jurisdiction

Washington..

60 - 75

$43.17 or more, according to marital status and number of dependents. $144.20**

$905.17

120% of State's average monthly wage. 100

Duration of temporary disability

WC benefits subject to Social Security benefit offsets.

West Virginia.. Wisconsin...

66 2/3

$568.78

104 weeks

**Subject to Federal minimum weekly wage. WC benefits subject to Social Security benefit offsets.

66 2/3

$20.00

$744.00

110

Duration of disability

Wyoming.....

66 2/3 of actual monthly earnings

-------------

$606.32

Capped at SAWW

Duration of disability

TABLE 6. BENEFITS FOR TEMPORARY TOTAL DISABILITY PROVIDED BY WORKERS' COMPENSATION STATUTES IN THE U.S. (cont.) SAWW - State's Average Weekly Wage Percentage of Worker's Wage Payments Per Week Minimum Maximum Percentage of SAWW Maximum Period Notes

Jurisdiction

United States*:

FECA…………

66 2/3 75**

$265.17 or actual wage if less.

$1,715.72

See notes

Duration of disability

Maximum weekly benefit is based on the pay of a specific grade level in the Federal Civil Service. **Benefits calculated at 75 percent of worker's wage where there are one or more dependants. **National Average Weekly Wage is $536.82

LHWCA………

66 2/3

$268.41 - 50% of NAWW**, or worker's actual wage if less.

$1,073.64

200% of NAWW

Duration of disability

*Federal Employee's Compensation Act; Longshore and Harbor Workers' Compensation Act.