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 need to speak with an experienced workers' compensation attorney as soon as possible. Please contact us online or call our Conway, South Carolina office directly at 843.484.0707 to schedule your free consultation. We are also able to meet clients at our Myrtle Beach, Murrells Inlet, Mt. Pleasant, Columbia, North Myrtle Beach or North Charleston office locations.