Maximum Rates for Income Benefits in Texas Workers’ Compensation Claims

The minimum and maximum allowable rates for Texas Workers’ Compensation Income Benefits change yearly and are based on the State Average Weekly Wage as determined by the Texas Workforce Commission. The rates change on October 1 of every year and are based on your Date of Injury.

Comp Rate Maximums and Minimums Based on Date of Injury

Click on the row that corresponds to your date of injury to learn the Comp Rate maximum and minimum amounts for your income benefits type.

Date of Injury Fiscal Year: 2020 (10/1/19- 09/30/20)

Temporary Income Benefits (TIBS) Impairment Income Benefits (IIBs) Supplemental Income Benefits (SIBs) Lifetime Income Benefits (LIBs) Death Benefits
Max: $970.71
Min: $146.00
Max: $679.00
Min: $146.00
Max: $679.00
Min: N/A
Max: $970.71
Min: $146.00
Max: $970.71
Min: N/A

Date of Injury Fiscal Year: 2019 (10/1/18- 09/30/19)

Temporary Income Benefits (TIBS) Impairment Income Benefits (IIBs) Supplemental Income Benefits (SIBs) Lifetime Income Benefits (LIBs) Death Benefits
Max: $938.00
Min: $141.00
Max: $656.00
Min: $141.00
Max: $656.00
Min: N/A
Max: $938.00
Min: $141.00
Max: $938.00
Min: N/A

Date of Injury Fiscal Year: 2018 (10/1/17- 09/30/18)

Temporary Income Benefits (TIBS) Impairment Income Benefits (IIBs) Supplemental Income Benefits (SIBs) Lifetime Income Benefits (LIBs) Death Benefits
Max: $913.00
Min: $137.00
Max: $639.00
Min: $137.00
Max: $639.00
Min: N/A
Max: $913.00
Min: $137.00
Max: $913.00
Min: N/A

Date of Injury Fiscal Year: 2017 (10/1/16- 09/30/17)

Temporary Income Benefits (TIBS) Impairment Income Benefits (IIBs) Supplemental Income Benefits (SIBs) Lifetime Income Benefits (LIBs) Death Benefits
Max: $913.00
Min: $137
Max: $639.00
Min: $137.00
Max: $639.00
Min: N/A
Max: $913.00
Min: $137.00
Max: $913.00
Min: N/A

Date of Injury Fiscal Year: 2016 (10/1/15- 09/30/16)

Temporary Income Benefits (TIBS) Impairment Income Benefits (IIBs) Supplemental Income Benefits (SIBs) Lifetime Income Benefits (LIBs) Death Benefits
Max: $895.00
Min: $134.00
Max: $627.00
Min: $134.00
Max: $627.00
Min: N/A
Max: $895.00
Min: $134.00
Max: $895.00
Min: N/A

Date of Injury Fiscal Year: 2015 (10/1/14- 09/30/15)

Temporary Income Benefits (TIBS) Impairment Income Benefits (IIBs) Supplemental Income Benefits (SIBs) Lifetime Income Benefits (LIBs) Death Benefits
Max: $861.00
Min: $129.00
Max: $602.00
Min: $129.00
Max: $602.00
Min: N/A
Max: $861.00
Min: $129.00
Max: $861.00
Min: N/A

Date of Injury Fiscal Year: 2014 (10/1/13- 09/30/14)

Temporary Income Benefits (TIBS) Impairment Income Benefits (IIBs) Supplemental Income Benefits (SIBs) Lifetime Income Benefits (LIBs) Death Benefits
Max: $850.00
Min: $127.00
Max: $595.00
Min: $127.00
Max: $595.00
Min: N/A
Max: $850.00
Min: $127.00
Max: $850.00
Min: N/A

Date of Injury Fiscal Year: 2013 (10/1/12- 09/30/13)

Temporary Income Benefits (TIBS) Impairment Income Benefits (IIBs) Supplemental Income Benefits (SIBs) Lifetime Income Benefits (LIBs) Death Benefits
Max: $818.00
Min: $123.00
Max: $573.00
Min: $123.00
Max: $573.00
Min: N/A
Max: $818.00
Min: $123.00
Max: $818.00
Min: N/A

Date of Injury Fiscal Year: 2012 (10/1/11- 09/30/12)

Temporary Income Benefits (TIBS) Impairment Income Benefits (IIBs) Supplemental Income Benefits (SIBs) Lifetime Income Benefits (LIBs) Death Benefits
Max: $787.00
Min: $118.00
Max: $551.00
Min: $118.00
Max: $551.00
Min: N/A
Max: $787.00
Min: $118.00
Max: $787.00
Min: N/A

Date of Injury Fiscal Year: 2011 (10/1/10-09/30/11)

Temporary Income Benefits (TIBS) Impairment Income Benefits (IIBs) Supplemental Income Benefits (SIBs) Lifetime Income Benefits (LIBs) Death Benefits
Max: $766.00
Min: $115.00
Max: $536.00
Min: $115.00
Max: $536.00
Min: N/A
Max: $766.00
Min: $115.00
Max: $766.00
Min: N/A

Date of Injury Fiscal Year: 2010 (10/1/09-09/30/10)

Temporary Income Benefits (TIBS) Impairment Income Benefits (IIBs) Supplemental Income Benefits (SIBs) Lifetime Income Benefits (LIBs) Death Benefits
Max: $773.00
Min: $116.00
Max: $541.00
Min: $116.00
Max: $541.00
Min: N/A
Max: $773.00
Min: $116.00
Max: $773.00
Min: N/A

Date of Injury Fiscal Year: 2009 (10/1/08-09/30/09)

Temporary Income Benefits (TIBS) Impairment Income Benefits (IIBs) Supplemental Income Benefits (SIBs) Lifetime Income Benefits (LIBs) Death Benefits
Max: $750.00
Min: $112.00
Max: $525.00
Min: $112.00
Max: $525.00
Min: N/A
Max: $750.00
Min: $112.00
Max: $750.00
Min: N/A

Date of Injury Fiscal Year: Prior to 10/1/2008

For Comp Rate information for Dates of Injury prior to 10/1/2008, please visit the Texas Department of Insurance, Division of Workers' Compensation website, employee resources section at: https://www.tdi.texas.gov/wc/employee/index.html

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