The South Carolina Worker's Compensation Commission has approved an increase in the maximum weekly pay by 2.3% for those injured on the job beginning January 1, 2016.
The maximum pay a worker may receive per week is $784.03. That total is up from $776.05 that the commission set for 2015.
Workers who receive weekly pay from worker's compensation are paid 66 and 2/3% of their average wage up to the new maximum set by the commission.
Have You Been Injured On The Job?
If you've been hurt at your job you can speak with a workers' compensation lawyer. Please contact us online or call our Charleston, South Carolina office directly at 843.488.2359 to schedule your consultation. We are also able to meet clients at our Conway, Myrtle Beach, Murrells Inlet, Mt. Pleasant, North Myrtle Beach or North Charleston office locations.