2023 Paid Family Leave
Posted on December 16, 2022
The Department of Financial Services (DFS) set the NY PFL rate and benefit amounts for 2023 as follows:
- The maximum contribution rate for PFL will be 0.455% of the employee’s gross annualized wages capped at the New York State Average Weekly Wage (NYSAWW) of $1,688.19 per week for 2023.
- This means the 2023 maximum annual contribution per employee for PFL is $399.43.
- Employees taking Paid Family Leave receive 67% of their average weekly wage, up to a cap of 67% of the current Statewide Average Weekly Wage (SAWW).
- This means the 2023 maximum weekly benefit is $1,131.08.
Click here for our 2023 PFL Summary Flyer
Click here for our 2023 Employee Guide