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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If you or or a family member was injured at work or in an on the job accident, The Krebs Law Firm LLC offers a free case evaluation if you have questions.
Many people may be worried that they do not have the money to pay for a Springfield Missouri Workers Compensation Injury Lawyer or Lebanon work comp attorney when they were injured at work but we only handle work comp, accident cases and Social Security Cases on a contingent fee basis. In other words, there is no fee unless we are successful in getting you the benefits that you deserve. Simply call (417) 883-5886 or (800) 345-0535 for your free case evaluation today.