What is my average weekly wage if I have an occupational disease and haven’t worked in years?

by Jacob Brandt | May 14, 2019 | Workers' Compensation

Many injured workers often wonder how it is determined what they will be paid in compensation. A very important figure in that determination is the injured worker’s average weekly wage (AWW). If the injured worker has...read more >>

What is the difference between the Average Weekly Wage and the Full Weekly Wage in my claim?

by The Bainbridge Firm, LLC | Mar 21, 2017 | Temporary Total Disability Compensation

Average Weekly Wage (AWW) In every workers’ compensation claim the average weekly wage (AWW) of the injured worker needs to be determined. In general, to calculate the average weekly wage, the injured worker’s total earnings for...read more >>

What is the AWW?

by Andrew Bainbridge | Jun 23, 2012 | Workers' Compensation Benefits

It is necessary to establish the average weekly wage (AWW) for the year prior to any particular injury. In the simplest form, the AWW is the average weekly wage an injured worker earned for the year...read more >>