New Jersey’s minimum wage for most workers will increase to $15.13 per hour beginning January 1, 2024.
Maximum Benefit Rates
The NJ Department of Labor has increased the maximum weekly benefits for claims filed in 2024:
Workers' Compensation Rate: $1,131 per week
Temporary Disability Benefit Rate: $1,055 per week
Family Leave Insurance: $1,055 per week
Unemployment Compensation Rate: $854 per week