Missouri Work Comp State Average Weekly Wage Maximums 2017

The State Average Weekly Wage (SAWW) used to determine maximum workers’ compensation benefits for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2017 and ending June 30, 2018 is $879.06. This SAWW produces the maximum weekly benefit rates for injury and illness occurring on or after July 1, 2017, as follows:


Temporary Total Disability


Permanent Total Disability


Permanent Partial Disability





The actual weekly wage rate necessary to attain the maximum benefit rate is $1,384.52 for Death, Temporary Total Disability and Permanent Total Disability and $725.22 for Permanent Partial Disability.

Also, as of July 1, 2017, the mileage allowance for travel expenses is 50.5 cents per mile.

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