Illinois announces its 2019 contribution rates
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Monday, January 14, 2019

Illinois announces its 2019 contribution rates

By Payroll and Entitlements Editorial Staff

For calendar year 2019, the adjusted state experience factor is 83% and the benefit conversion factor remains at 138.4%. Total rates range from 0.475% to 6.875%, including the 0.475% fund building factor in effect for 2019. An employer whose contribution rate is 5.40% or higher and whose total quarterly wages are less than $50,000 pays contributions at 5.40% in that quarter. New employers, including construction employers, pay 3.175% for 2019. The only NAICS-rated sector in 2019 that will pay a higher entry rate is mining and those employers will pay 3.575%. These rates include the 0.475% fund building factor (DES Communication).

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