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Eric M. May, P.C.
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Ashcraft & Gerel, LLP
1825 K Street, N.W.
Suite 700
Washington, D.C. 20006

E-mail: emay@ashcraftlaw.com

Phone: 202-822-8264
Fax: 202-416-6392

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Average Weekly Wage

Workers’ Compensation Calculation of Average Weekly Wage Differs in Washington D.C., Maryland, and Virginia

Washington D.C. Calculation of Average Weekly Wage
Workers’ Compensation Law in Washington D.C. allow wages to be “stacked” meaning that persons working second jobs at the time of the injury may add all wages together to calculate the average weekly wage.

Virginia Calculation of Average Weekly Wage
Workers’ Compensation Law in Virginia – wages may only be stacked when there is similar employment between the jobs.

Maryland Calculation of Average Weekly Wage
Maryland Workers’ Compensation Law does not permit stacking of wages.

In addition, Workers’ Compensation law in Washington D.C., Virginia, and Maryland each uses a different time period for calculating average weekly wage.

Washington DC Workers’ Compensation Lawyer

Attorney Eric May is an experienced attorney who handles workers’ compensation and personal injury cases in Washington D.C., Maryland, and Virginia. Contact his office today to receive the best workers’ compensation and personal injury counsel and representation available.