Rate Increases – State Average Weekly Wages Increase
The State Average Weekly Wage increased to $1,002.68 creating new TTD and PPD Maximums along with new Death, Amputation and PTD minimums. Please see Table of Rates. You may print and save it as a reference guide.
Effective 1/15/14 to 7/14/14, the new TTD maximum is $1,336.91 The Minimum Death, Amputation and PTD rate is $501.34. The new PPD maximum retroactive to 7/1/13 is $721.66.
Minimum Rates have not increased but they will if Governor Quinn succeeds in raising the state’s minimum wage as proposed.