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Maximum Workers’ Compensation Rates

Posted on November 17, 2016 to

What Are The Maximum Workers’ Compensation Payments In Washington, D.C., Maryland And Virginia?

Provided By Experienced Workers’ Comp Attorneys Near You

first aid on a construction siteWhen you are injured on the job or become disabled due to a workplace accident or occupational disease, you will lose wages and can incur thousands of dollars in medical costs during the time you spend recovering. Many of these workers are entitled to file claims for workers’ compensation payments and benefits to assist with these costs.

However, a large number of workers are either unaware or confused about their ability to receive workers’ compensation payments in these situations. Employers and their workers’ comp insurance carriers may also attempt to wrongfully deny or provide insufficient funds to compensate you for workplace injuries.

The DC workers’ compensation attorneys at Koonz, McKenney, Johnson, DePaolis & Lightfoot, L.L.P. provide the below overview of weekly maximum workers’ compensation payments workers in Washington, D.C., Maryland and Virginia may be entitled to receive for informational purposes.

To verify the workers’ compensation payments for your state, consult its workers’ compensation division. You can find your state’s workers’ comp website through U.S. Department of Labor by clicking this link.

How Much Does Workers’ Compensation Pay?

The below rates apply to all workers’ compensation accidents, including onsite burn injuries, work-related car accidents or truck accidents, scaffold and ladder accidents and traumatic brain injuries.

Are you receiving less than the amount listed below for your construction accident injury? If so, contact our workers’ comp lawyers handling Maryland, Virginia and Washington, D.C. workplace claims today.

District of Columbia Workers’ Compensation Rates

Date of Injury Maximum Rate
1/1/16–12/31/16 $1,466.29
1/1/15–12/31/15 $1,462.84
1/1/14–12/31/14 $1,440.00
1/1/13–12/31/13 $1,416.00
1/1/12–12/31/12 $1,416.00
1/1/11–12/31/11 $1,355.00
1/1/10–12/31/10 $1,355.00
1/1/09–12/31/09 $1,355.00
1/1/08–12/31/08 $1,288.00
1/1/07–12/31/07 $1,233.00
1/1/06–12/31/06 $1,155.84
1/1/05–12/31/05 $1,106.00
1/1/04–12/31/04 $1,055.96
1/1/03–12/31/03 $1,022.00
1/1/02–12/31/02 $993.02
1/1/01–12/31/01 $948.76
1/1/00–12/31/00 $894.27
1/1/99–12/31/99 $834.82

Maryland Workers’ Compensation Rates

Date of Injury Maximum Rate
1/1/16–12/31/16 $1,027.00
1/1/15–12/31/15 $1,005.00
1/1/14–12/31/14 $998.00
1/1/13–12/31/13 $990.00
1/1/12–12/31/12 $965.00
1/1/11–12/31/11 $940.00
1/1/10–12/31/10 $920.00
1/1/09–12/31/09 $906.00
1/1/08–12/31/08 $878.00
1/1/07–12/31/07 $848.00
1/1/06–12/31/06 $801.00
1/1/05–12/31/05 $770.00
1/1/04–12/31/04 $740.00
1/1/03–12/31/03 $722.00
1/1/02–12/31/02 $700.00
1/1/01–12/31/01 $668.00
1/1/00–12/31/00 $631.00
1/1/99–12/31/99 $583.00

Virginia Workers’ Compensation Rates

Date of Injury Maximum Rate
7/1/15–6/30/16 $967.00
7/1/14–6/30/15 $955.00
7/1/13–6/30/14 $935.00
7/1/11–6/30/12 $905.00
7/1/10–6/30/11 $885.00
7/1/09–6/30/10 $895.00
7/1/08–6/30/09 $841.00
7/1/07–6/30/08 $816.00
7/1/06–6/30/07 $773.00
7/1/05–6/30/06 $736.00
7/1/04–6/30/05 $706.00
7/1/03–6/30/04 $691.00
7/1/02–6/30/03 $681.00
7/1/01–6/30/02 $645.00
7/1/00–6/30/01 $606.00
7/1/99–6/30/00 $567.00
7/1/98–6/30/99 $534.00

Not Receiving Maximum Benefits? Call Our Work Injury Lawyers Today

Sustaining a workplace injury can be stressful and the process can seem confusing. If you or your loved one have sustained an injury on the job in Washington, D.C., Maryland or Virginia, call a worker’s compensation lawyer to assist you in filing for benefits. If you are not receiving the maximum amount of workers’ compensation payments you are entitled to get, we want to help fight for the compensation you deserve.

Call our offices to speak with a work injury attorney at Koonz, McKenney, Johnson, DePaolis & Lightfoot, L.L.P. at (202) 659-5500 for our DC office, (301) 345-5700 for our Greenbelt office and (703) 218-4410 for our Fairfax office for more information.