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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 March 2020
DI Trust Fund Balance as of March 2020 $3,413,284,759.33
DI Average Weekly Benefit Amount $645
DI Average of Average Weekly Benefit Amount (CYTD) $644
DI Total Initial Claims Filed in Calendar Year (YTD)  195,047
DI Monthly Average of Initial Claims Filed in Calendar Year 65,016
DI Initial Claims Filed in March 2020 76,770
DI Total Benefits Paid in Calendar Year (YTD) $1,779,564,476.74
DI Benefits Paid in March 2020 $612,299,997.02
PFL Average Weekly Benefit Amount $721
PFL Average of Average Weekly Benefit Amount (CYTD) $719
PFL Total Initial Claims Filed in Calendar Year (YTD) 79,521
PFL Monthly Average of Initial Claims Filed in Calendar Year

26,507

PFL Initial Claims Filed in March 2020 30,219
PFL Total Benefits Paid in Calendar Year (YTD) $286,716,682.16
PFL Benefits Paid in March 2020 $95,817,189.05


Labor Market Information for California
Data Element Current Data
For the Month of June 2020
Civilian Labor Force (seasonally adjusted) 18,948,000
Employment (seasonally adjusted) 16,117,000
Unemployment (seasonally adjusted) 2,831,000
Unemployment Rate (seasonally adjusted) 14.9%
Total Nonfarm Industry Employment (seasonally adjusted) 15,671,400
Average Hourly Wage in 2020 - First Quarter $30.22


Payroll Taxes Collected
Type of Tax Collected Current Data
For July 1, 2019 through June 30, 2020
Unemployment Insurance
(includes the School Employee Fund)
$5,499,810,306
School Employee Fund $34,366,805
Disability Insurance $7,916,382,151
Personal Income $71,538,758,099
Employment Training $105,427,890
Contingent Fund $148,462,684


Unemployment Insurance (UI) Statistics
Data Archives Current Data
For the Month of June 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 $287
Average Weekly Benefit Amount (CYTD) $305
Initial Claims Filed 1,153,480
Total Initial Claims Filed (YTD) 6,546,996
Weeks Paid 12,385,217
Total Weeks Paid (YTD) 39,041,069
Benefits Paid $3,401,261,501
Total Benefits Paid (YTD) $11,671,056,746
UI Trust Fund Balance as of March 31, 2020 $2,656,482,760.02
Insured Unemployment Rate (13 week average) 15.28%
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