Q: How much of your wages do you still get on workers' comp?
A: 2/3 your average weekly wage, up to a statutory maximum that varies according to the date of accident. See OCGA 34-9-261.
A: It depends on how much you were making before your injury, in most cases. Your wages will be broken down into an average and workers' comp will pay you two thirds of that, unless it is more than the maximum amount set by law, which will be between $500 and $575 unless you were injured many years ago.
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