skip navigational linksDOL Seal - Link to DOL Home Page
Photos representing the workforce - Digital Imagery© copyright 2001 PhotoDisc, Inc.
November 4, 2008    DOL Home > ESA > OWCP > DLHWC > Longshore Rates Page   

Office of Workers' Compensation Programs (OWCP)

Printer-Friendly Version

OWCP Administers disability compensation programs that provide benefits for certain workers or dependants who experience work-related injury or illness.
Black Lung Longshore Energy Federal Employees' Comp line graphic

Division of Longshore and Harbor Workers' Compensation (DLHWC)

Longshore Rates Page

Hello and welcome to the Longshore Rates page. This page contains currently available information regarding the different rates that could be of interest to the Longshore community.

  • National Average Weekly Wages (NAWW) information for Fiscal Year 2008 is now available, a table of Minimum and Maximum Compensation Rates, and Annual October Increases (Section 10(f)) from 1972 to Present.
  • Federal Reserve Interest Rate information - the most recent weekly rate is available on this Federal Reserve Board website.
  • Federal Reserve Interest Rate information (historical) - The current weekly rate is found under the heading for U.S. government securities / Treasury constant maturities / 1-year. The rates for prior weeks can be found on the same Federal Reserve Board web page by clicking on "Historical data" at the top of that page and again selecting the weekly rates for U.S. government securities / Treasury constant maturities / 1-year.
  • GSA Mileage Reimbursement Rates - Longshore claimants can click here to get the latest mileage reimbursement rates as issued by the General Services Administration (GSA).


Phone Numbers