It’s October 1st! That means the OWCP published the new maximum and minimum compensation rates for the the next year and determines the Section 10(f) adjustments. Starting October 1, 2012:
- Maximum compensation rate raises to $1,325.18
- Minimum compensation rate goes to $331.30.
- National Average Weekly Wage, applicable to many retired workers, is now $662.59.
- Section 10(f) Annual Increase is 2.31%
For historical data on the NAWW, minimum compensation rate, maximum compensation rate and the annual october increases, please see the DLHWC rates page.