Compensation-Related Maximum Wage Rates
Current Maximum Wage Rates
Section 33 of the Workers Compensation Act (“Act”) requires WorkSafeBC to determine the maximum wage rate to be applicable for the following calendar year, in order to determine the amount of a worker’s average earnings, for the purpose of determining the amount of compensation payable to an injured or disabled worker, or his or her dependants.
The current maximum wage rate for 2018 is $82,700.00.
The maximum wage rate for 2019, effective January 1, 2019, is $84,800.00.