Tax Rates And Weekly Benefit Amount

Calendar Year 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008
Contribution Rate Schedule E G F F D A A
Taxable Wage Base (per employee) $40,400 $39,600 $38,800 $34,200 $34,900 $13,000 $13,000
Tax Rate for New Employers 3.4% 4.6% 4.0% 4.0% 3.0% 1.7% 1.7%
Maximum Tax Rate 6.0% 6.4% 5.4% 5.4% 5.4% 5.4% 5.4%
Employment and Training Assessment (E&T) rate 0.01% 0.01% 0.00% 0.02% 0.01% 0.01% 0.01%
Maximum Weekly Benefit Amount $544 $534 * $549 $559 $545 $523
* The weekly benefit amount for the period January 1, 2012 to March 31, 2012 is $523. Effective April 1, 2012 to December 2012, the maximum weekly benefit is $560.

Contribution Rates Explained