Rates (Min-Max Benefits, COLA, Mileage)

This is the Virginia Workers’ Compensation Commission chronological compensation benefits chart.

2020 Rates:

  • Effective July 1, 2020, the maximum compensation rate will be $1,137.
  • Effective July 1, 2020, the minimum compensation rate will be $284.25.
  • Effective October 1, 2020, the cost of living (COLA) rate will be 2.3%.

2019 Rates:

  • Effective July 1, 2019, the maximum compensation rate will be $1,102.
  • Effective July 1, 2019, the minimum compensation rate will be $275.50.
  • Effective October 1, 2019, the cost of living (COLA) rate will be 1.85%.

2018 Rates:

  • Effective July 1, 2018, the maximum compensation rate will be $1082.00.
  • Effective July 1, 2018, the minimum compensation rate will be $270.50.
  • Effective October 1, 2018, the cost of living (COLA) rate will be 2.15%.