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Disability Insurance (DI) and Paid Family Leave (PFL) Insurance Statistics
Data Archives Current Data
As of Calendar Year 2020
Contribution Rate 1.0%
Taxable Wage Ceiling $122,909
Maximum Worker Contribution Per Year $1,229.09
Minimum Weekly Benefit Amount $50
Maximum Weekly Benefit Amount $1,300


Disability Insurance (DI) and Paid Family Leave (PFL) Statistics
Data Archives Current Data
For the Month of June 2020
DI Trust Fund Balance as of March 2020 $3,413,284,759.33
DI Average Weekly Benefit Amount $689
DI Average of Average Weekly Benefit Amount (CYTD) $663
DI Total Initial Claims Filed in Calendar Year (YTD)  366,277
DI Monthly Average of Initial Claims Filed in Calendar Year 61,046
DI Initial Claims Filed in June 2020 49,540
DI Total Benefits Paid in Calendar Year (YTD) $3,714,969,159.43
DI Benefits Paid in June 2020 $625,996,169.07
PFL Average Weekly Benefit Amount $735
PFL Average of Average Weekly Benefit Amount (CYTD) $725
PFL Total Initial Claims Filed in Calendar Year (YTD) 142,661
PFL Monthly Average of Initial Claims Filed in Calendar Year

23,777

PFL Initial Claims Filed in June 2020 18,307
PFL Total Benefits Paid in Calendar Year (YTD) $539,624,029.21
PFL Benefits Paid in June 2020 $73,431,219.46


Labor Market Information for California
Data Element Current Data
For the Month of September 2020
Civilian Labor Force (seasonally adjusted) 18,676,900
Employment (seasonally adjusted) 16,618,200
Unemployment (seasonally adjusted) 2,058,800
Unemployment Rate (seasonally adjusted) 11.0%
Total Nonfarm Industry Employment (seasonally adjusted) 15,982,300
Average Hourly Wage in 2020 - First Quarter $30.22


Payroll Taxes Collected
Type of Tax Collected Current Data
For July 1, 2020 through September 30, 2020
Unemployment Insurance
(includes the School Employee Fund)
$612,934,701
School Employee Fund $6,412,005
Disability Insurance $1,825,977,850
Personal Income $17,112,073,493
Employment Training $12,392,655
Contingent Fund $29,014,670


Unemployment Insurance (UI) Statistics
Data Archives Current Data
For the Month of September 2020
Tax Schedules Schedule F+
Taxable Wage Ceiling $7,000
Minimum Weekly Benefit Amount $40
Maximum Weekly Benefit Amount $450
Monthly Average Weekly Benefit Amount $282
Average Weekly Benefit Amount (CYTD) $294
Initial Claims Filed 902,627
Total Initial Claims Filed (YTD) 9,487,253
Weeks Paid 11,039,599
Total Weeks Paid (YTD) 74,287,309
Benefits Paid $2,947,447,940
Total Benefits Paid (YTD) $21,112,901,864
UI Trust Fund Balance as of March 31, 2020 $2,656,482,760.02
Insured Unemployment Rate (13 week average) 15.82%
Information by County Contains current and historical information


Workforce Services Statistics
Data Categories Current Quarterly Data
For January 2020 through March 2020
Job Seekers who accessed CalJOBSSM 499,603
New Job Seeker Registrations in CalJOBS 253,690
Employers who accessed CalJOBS 10,126
New Employer Registrations in CalJOBS 3,900
Active Job Openings in CalJOBS 133,742