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2016 Maximum Weekly Compensation Rate

01-06-2016

The Commission approved the maximumweekly compensation rate at $784.03 for injuries arising on and after January 1, 2016.

As provided in Title 42 of the SC Code of Laws, 1976, the maximum weekly compensation rateequals 66â…”% of an individual’s average weekly wage, not to exceed the average weekly wage inthis State for the preceding fiscal year as determined by the South Carolina Department ofEmployment and Workforce.