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Employment Development Department

Meals and Lodging – Historical

2016 Meals and Lodging Values

2016 Meal Values for Non-Maritime Employees*
Meal Value
Breakfast $2.35
Lunch $3.50
Dinner $5.55
Total $11.40
A meal not identified as either breakfast, lunch, or dinner $4.10

Lodging Value

Value is set at 66-2/3 percent of the ordinary rental value to the public, but not in excess of $1332.00 per month or less than $43.20 per week.

2016 Meal and Quarters Values for Licensed Maritime Employees
Licensed Personnel Value
Meals $11.40
Quarters $9.00
Total per day $20.40

2016 Meal and Quarters Values for Unlicensed Maritime Employees
Unlicensed Personnel Value
Meals $11.40
Quarters $6.10
Total per day $17.50

Fishermen

Lodging value is $43.20 per week or $6.10 per day for periods of less than a week.
(*Maritime employees’ values of meals and lodging are different than all other employees and are shown in the above table. Lodging values for maritime employees apply only when the facilities meet specific minimum standards.)

2015 Meals and Lodging Values

2015 Meal Values for Non-Maritime Employees*
Meal Value
Lunch $3.40
Dinner $5.40
Total $11.05
A meal not identified as either breakfast, lunch, or dinner $3.95

Lodging Value

Value is set at 66-2/3 percent of the ordinary rental value to the public, but not in excess of $1287.00 per month or less than $41.75 per week.

Meal and Quarters Values for Licensed Maritime Employees
Licensed Personnel Value
Meals $11.05
Quarters $8.70
Total per day $19.75

2015 Meal and Quarters Values for Unlicensed Maritime Employees
Unlicensed Personnel Value
Meals $11.05
Quarters $5.90
Total per day $16.95

Fishermen

Lodging value is $41.75 per week or $5.90 per day for periods of less than a week.
(*Maritime employees’ values of meals and lodging are different than all other employees and are shown in the above table. Lodging values for maritime employees apply only when the facilities meet specific minimum standards.)

2014 Meals and Lodging Values

2014 Meal Values for Non-Maritime Employees*
Meal Value
Breakfast $2.25
Lunch $3.35
Dinner $5.30
Total $10.90
A meal not identified as either breakfast, lunch, or dinner $3.90

Lodging Value

Value is set at 66-2/3 percent of the ordinary rental value to the public, but not in excess of $1255.00 per month or less than $40.70 per week.

2014 Meal and Quarters Values for Licensed Maritime Employees
Licensed Personnel Value
Meals $10.90
Quarters $8.50
Total per day $19.40

2014 Meal and Quarters Values for Unlicensed Maritime Employees
Unlicensed Personnel Value
Meals $10.90
Quarters $5.75
Total per day $16.65

Fishermen

Lodging value is $40.70 per week or $5.75 per day for periods of less than a week.
(*Maritime employees’ values of meals and lodging are different than all other employees and are shown in the above table. Lodging values for maritime employees apply only when the facilities meet specific minimum standards.)

2013 Meals and Lodging Values

2013 Meal Values for Non-Maritime Employees*
Meal Value
Breakfast $2.35
Lunch $3.30
Dinner $5.20
Total $10.85
A meal not identified as either breakfast, lunch, or dinner $3.80

Lodging Value

Value is set at 66-2/3 percent of the ordinary rental value to the public, but not in excess of $1224.00 per month or less than $39.90 per week.


2013 Meal and Quarters Values for Licensed Maritime Employees
Licensed Personnel Value
Meals $10.85
Quarters $8.30
Total per day $19.15

2013 Meal and Quarters Values for Unlicensed Maritime Employees
Unlicensed Personnel Value
Meals $10.85
Quarters $5.65
Total per day $16.65

Fishermen

Lodging value is $39.70 per week or $5.65 per day for periods of less than a week.
(*Maritime employees’ values of meals and lodging are different than all other employees and are shown in the above table. Lodging values for maritime employees apply only when the facilities meet specific minimum standards.)

2012 Meals and Lodging Values

2012 Meal Values for Non-Maritime Employees*
Meal Value
Breakfast $2.30
Lunch $3.20
Dinner $5.05
Total $10.55
A meal not identified as either breakfast, lunch, or dinner $3.65

Lodging Value

Value is set at 66-2/3 percent of the ordinary rental value to the public, but not in excess of $1206.00 per month or less than $39.10 per week.

2012 Meal and Quarters Values for Licensed Maritime Employees
Licensed Personnel Value
Meals $10.55
Quarters $8.15
Total per day $18.70

2012 Meal and Quarters Values for Unlicensed Maritime Employees
Unlicensed Personnel Value
Meals $10.55
Quarters $5.55
Total per day $16.10

Fishermen

Lodging value is $39.10 per week or $5.55 per day for periods of less than a week.

(*Maritime employees’ values of meals and lodging are different than all other employees and are shown in the above table. Lodging values for maritime employees apply only when the facilities meet specific minimum standards.)

2011 Meals and Lodging Values

2011 Meal Values for Non-Maritime Employees*
Meal Value
Breakfast $2.25
Lunch $3.15
Dinner $4.90
Total $10.30
A meal not identified as either breakfast, lunch, or dinner $3.60

Lodging Value

Value is set at 66-2/3 percent of the ordinary rental value to the public, but not in excess of $1,193.00 per month or less than $38.70 per week.

2011 Meal and Quarters Values for Licensed Maritime Employees
Licensed Personnel Value
Meals $10.30
Quarters $8.10
Total per day $18.40

2011 Meal and Quarters Values for Unlicensed Maritime Employees
Unlicensed Personnel Value
Meals $10.55
Quarters $5.55
Total per day $16.10

Fishermen

Lodging value is $38.70 per week or $5.50 per day for periods of less than a week.

(*Maritime employees’ values of meals and lodging are different than all other employees and are shown in the above table. Lodging values for maritime employees apply only when the facilities meet specific minimum standards.)