Disabled worker average benefits
The table below shows the average benefit amount for benefits awarded in each month and the average benefit in current payment status at the end of each month, beginning with data for January 1985.

Average monthly benefit amounts
Month Awards in month Current pay,
end of month
January 1985 457.80 470.44
February 1985 456.52 470.21
March 1985 453.58 469.99
April 1985 454.83 469.77
May 1985 457.21 469.62
June 1985 461.98 469.89
July 1985 460.74 469.77
August 1985 460.16 469.63
September 1985 459.99 469.51
October 1985 464.58 469.43
November 1985 463.91 469.36
December 1985 477.59 483.86
January 1986 471.62 483.54
February 1986 469.16 483.27
March 1986 464.41 482.88
April 1986 465.49 482.60
May 1986 467.72 482.33
June 1986 470.72 482.40
July 1986 477.08 482.31
August 1986 473.97 482.12
September 1986 474.24 481.95
October 1986 476.73 481.80
November 1986 476.19 481.69
December 1986 488.98 487.86
January 1987 481.88 487.67
February 1987 486.87 487.58
March 1987 482.13 487.42
April 1987 482.70 487.80
May 1987 481.13 487.65
June 1987 484.92 487.61
July 1987 501.52 487.58
August 1987 488.54 487.50
September 1987 490.00 487.49
October 1987 492.46 487.52
November 1987 490.26 487.53
December 1987 517.14 508.21
January 1988 512.17 508.13
February 1988 516.01 508.47
March 1988 512.54 508.39
April 1988 516.41 508.42
May 1988 515.89 508.47
June 1988 521.44 508.55
July 1988 519.97 508.64
August 1988 518.21 508.68
September 1988 521.78 508.80
October 1988 518.35 508.87
November 1988 516.16 508.93
December 1988 543.02 529.50
January 1989 540.79 529.44
February 1989 538.17 529.90
March 1989 537.51 529.85
April 1989 538.92 529.86
May 1989 536.77 529.87
June 1989 540.43 529.96
July 1989 539.45 529.97
August 1989 545.10 530.08
September 1989 541.18 530.18
October 1989 541.93 530.73
November 1989 538.63 530.78
December 1989 571.17 555.99
January 1990 566.76 555.92
February 1990 568.87 555.85
March 1990 562.70 555.78
April 1990 569.98 555.81
May 1990 565.79 556.10
June 1990 565.67 556.12
July 1990 568.39 556.17
August 1990 566.76 556.19
September 1990 566.71 556.23
October 1990 569.55 556.25
November 1990 566.79 556.86
December 1990 600.55 587.23
January 1991 594.50 587.08
February 1991 594.80 586.96
March 1991 589.94 586.86
April 1991 594.51 587.02
May 1991 593.92 587.00
June 1991 596.83 587.07
July 1991 594.98 587.08
August 1991 590.78 587.03
September 1991 593.47 587.00
October 1991 591.60 586.95
November 1991 589.09 587.46
December 1991 613.15 609.35
January 1992 607.65 609.13
February 1992 602.24 608.87
March 1992 598.34 608.59
April 1992 601.78 608.43
May 1992 599.11 608.22
June 1992 601.52 608.01
July 1992 601.13 607.81
August 1992 600.34 607.58
September 1992 601.32 607.45
October 1992 604.03 607.34
November 1992 601.00 607.80
December 1992 625.70 626.07
January 1993 623.34 625.84
February 1993 621.30 625.69
March 1993 616.56 625.45
April 1993 614.89 625.24
May 1993 620.66 625.09
June 1993 625.09 625.05
July 1993 622.36 624.92
August 1993 622.19 624.83
September 1993 627.58 624.82
October 1993 622.48 624.74
November 1993 622.80 625.32
December 1993 649.93 641.67
January 1994 642.07 641.47
February 1994 641.96 641.41
March 1994 637.23 641.31
April 1994 637.42 641.35
May 1994 643.37 641.38
June 1994 649.96 641.50
July 1994 653.49 641.65
August 1994 649.80 641.77
September 1994 654.60 641.97
October 1994 654.80 642.18
November 1994 651.24 643.02
December 1994 684.80 661.37
January 1995 673.57 661.40
February 1995 672.07 661.42
March 1995 671.94 661.47
April 1995 675.63 661.76
May 1995 676.74 661.92
June 1995 681.48 662.20
July 1995 679.72 662.80
August 1995 678.07 662.93
September 1995 677.86 663.07
October 1995 674.33 663.24
November 1995 671.95 664.29
December 1995 703.43 681.76
January 1996 692.64 681.67
February 1996 691.82 681.63
March 1996 686.94 681.60
April 1996 691.09 681.69
May 1996 693.21 681.89
June 1996 695.55 682.00
July 1996 698.72 682.13
August 1996 695.71 682.33
September 1996 696.48 682.52
October 1996 696.89 682.67
November 1996 693.05 683.75
December 1996 727.69 703.94
January 1997 720.67 704.13
February 1997 716.26 705.00
March 1997 713.63 704.96
April 1997 714.81 705.07
May 1997 716.20 705.07
June 1997 718.05 705.13
July 1997 721.46 705.25
August 1997 720.78 705.33
September 1997 720.23 705.39
October 1997 719.79 705.50
November 1997 720.03 706.47
December 1997 748.41 721.57
January 1998 732.99 721.45
February 1998 731.94 721.39
March 1998 732.64 721.48
April 1998 735.30 721.57
May 1998 731.99 721.74
June 1998 741.74 721.89
July 1998 737.94 721.97
August 1998 738.10 722.14
September 1998 742.10 722.30
October 1998 742.02 722.54
November 1998 739.50 723.59
December 1998 762.00 733.08
January 1999 753.97 733.09
February 1999 753.06 733.12
March 1999 749.86 733.15
April 1999 754.36 733.36
May 1999 758.29 733.47
June 1999 766.52 733.75
July 1999 774.63 733.95
August 1999 768.89 734.35
September 1999 772.09 734.61
October 1999 774.67 734.92
November 1999 773.20 736.16
December 1999 792.63 754.12
January 2000 796.13 754.24
February 2000 794.59 754.37
March 2000 793.16 754.58
April 2000 797.41 754.88
May 2000 803.12 755.24
June 2000 807.20 755.70
July 2000 815.17 756.18
August 2000 811.25 757.08
September 2000 815.69 757.55
October 2000 818.58 758.02
November 2000 815.20 759.23
December 2000 846.56 786.40
January 2001 845.54 786.66
February 2001 844.70 786.98
March 2001 839.06 787.37
April 2001 847.32 787.96
May 2001 856.19 788.50
June 2001 855.86 789.15
July 2001 871.57 790.49
August 2001 861.90 791.07
September 2001 846.91 791.50
October 2001 832.25 791.78
November 2001 827.90 793.36
December 2001 868.42 814.46
January 2002 879.29 814.85
February 2002 872.53 815.23
March 2002 861.89 815.63
April 2002 877.43 816.26
May 2002 881.99 816.78
June 2002 887.91 817.46
July 2002 896.87 818.20
August 2002 887.25 818.84
September 2002 891.30 819.54
October 2002 896.92 820.26
November 2002 893.69 822.18
December 2002 918.73 834.32
January 2003 909.55 834.99
February 2003 904.96 835.70
March 2003 905.78 836.30
April 2003 911.56 837.06
May 2003 917.19 837.74
June 2003 917.69 838.52
July 2003 921.82 839.22
August 2003 926.25 840.01
September 2003 924.51 840.71
October 2003 927.19 841.40
November 2003 916.50 843.21
December 2003 946.80 861.56
January 2004 943.96 862.09
February 2004 939.89 862.64
March 2004 936.58 863.45
April 2004 937.76 864.40
May 2004 936.34 865.00
June 2004 940.59 865.73
July 2004 962.53 866.33
August 2004 949.55 867.17
September 2004 946.78 867.89
October 2004 947.91 868.64
November 2004 936.40 870.23
December 2004 965.85 894.26
January 2005 953.03 894.56
February 2005 958.20 895.06
March 2005 955.02 895.27
April 2005 956.28 895.81
May 2005 958.74 896.49
June 2005 967.24 897.23
July 2005 965.90 897.77
August 2005 962.81 898.33
September 2005 972.37 898.85
October 2005 965.57 899.40
November 2005 957.53 900.73
December 2005 997.29 938.19
January 2006 992.55 938.50
February 2006 994.26 938.76
March 2006 991.08 942.06
April 2006 993.02 942.65
May 2006 994.70 942.97
June 2006 997.21 943.35
July 2006 998.90 943.95
August 2006 995.91 944.51
September 2006 1,001.00 944.93
October 2006 1,001.80 945.27
November 2006 986.36 946.39
December 2006 1,025.18 977.86
January 2007 1,028.28 977.98
February 2007 1,023.18 978.10
March 2007 1,018.56 978.13
April 2007 1,024.48 978.35
May 2007 1,025.48 978.46
June 2007 1,029.89 978.75
July 2007 1,030.99 978.97
August 2007 1,029.54 979.13
September 2007 1,032.66 979.68
October 2007 1,033.53 980.24
November 2007 1,020.56 981.42
December 2007 1,046.46 1,004.11
January 2008 1,044.06 1,004.06
February 2008 1,044.24 1,004.15
March 2008 1,039.38 1,004.19
April 2008 1,050.11 1,004.34
May 2008 1,049.07 1,004.46
June 2008 1,051.33 1,004.21
July 2008 1,062.81 1,004.15
August 2008 1,054.10 1,004.08
September 2008 1,057.80 1,004.01
October 2008 1,059.37 1,004.03
November 2008 1,046.36 1,004.29
December 2008 1,113.29 1,063.14
January 2009 1,117.12 1,062.87
February 2009 1,109.06 1,062.04
March 2009 1,110.24 1,061.86
April 2009 1,118.97 1,061.88
May 2009 1,121.64 1,061.95
June 2009 1,122.63 1,062.10
July 2009 1,114.37 1,062.12
August 2009 1,111.60 1,062.20
September 2009 1,124.87 1,062.47
October 2009 1,122.88 1,062.73
November 2009 1,118.94 1,064.15
December 2009 1,113.83 1,064.31
January 2010 1,123.55 1,064.31
February 2010 1,120.51 1,064.47
March 2010 1,102.21 1,064.57
April 2010 1,113.49 1,064.87
May 2010 1,117.97 1,065.12
June 2010 1,123.06 1,065.42
July 2010 1,126.81 1,065.64
August 2010 1,124.05 1,065.88
September 2010 1,130.15 1,066.13
October 2010 1,133.37 1,066.45
November 2010 1,123.56 1,067.58
December 2010 1,135.20 1,067.79
January 2011 1,131.18 1,067.93
February 2011 1,137.14 1,068.13
March 2011 1,138.29 1,068.39
April 2011 1,143.23 1,068.89
May 2011 1,146.63 1,069.24
June 2011 1,151.53 1,069.53
July 2011 1,151.53 1,069.88
August 2011 1,147.35 1,070.15
September 2011 1,150.16 1,070.40
October 2011 1,148.07 1,070.72
November 2011 1,147.74 1,071.77
December 2011 1,184.99 1,110.51
January 2012 1,180.97 1,110.60
February 2012 1,170.73 1,110.66
March 2012 1,173.74 1,110.74
April 2012 1,184.39 1,111.06
May 2012 1,184.66 1,111.18
June 2012 1,190.37 1,111.42
July 2012 1,187.14 1,111.45
August 2012 1,185.67 1,111.36
September 2012 1,189.03 1,111.27
October 2012 1,182.22 1,111.09
November 2012 1,191.75 1,111.69
December 2012 1,184.91 1,130.34
January 2013 1,191.48 1,130.01
February 2013 1,202.96 1,129.81
March 2013 1,193.00 1,129.61
April 2013 1,205.46 1,129.63
May 2013 1,200.42 1,129.51
June 2013 1,202.83 1,129.44
July 2013 1,202.71 1,129.32
August 2013 1,204.04 1,129.20
September 2013 1,208.45 1,129.10
October 2013 1,202.70 1,128.91
November 2013 1,213.78 1,129.66
December 2013 1,224.77 1,146.43
January 2014 1,223.18 1,146.18
February 2014 1,218.01 1,145.91
March 2014 1,216.43 1,145.70
April 2014 1,218.77 1,145.70
May 2014 1,223.86 1,145.60
June 2014 1,227.80 1,145.61
July 2014 1,237.95 1,145.52
August 2014 1,232.02 1,145.37