SDI and PFL Rates and Limits Revised for 2022

The Employment Development Department (EDD) recently announced that the 2022 employee contribution rate for State Disability Insurance and Paid Family Leave will decrease from 1.2% to 1.1%. The taxable wage base from which the contributions will be taken will increase from $128,298 in 2021 to $145,600 in 2022. The maximum weekly benefit increases from $1,357 to $1,540.

Employers should be aware of this change in rates and limits, and they should work with their payroll provider to adjust employee contributions.

EDD Announcement »