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# APPENDIX A

Calculation and Annotations

## Formulas and Calculations (Year 2023)

Description Calculation and Annotations
1. Best Estimate Lost Workers’ Compensation Payments (Taxicab Analogous) = Total Payroll \$1,428,574,247/100 * 2023 Workers Compensation Rate of [\$3.66 per \$100] = \$52,285,817.44
Lost Workers’ Compensation Payments (Conservative) = Taxicab Analogous Calculation \$52,285,817.44 * 33 1/3% = \$17,428,605.81
Lost UI Payments = Total Earnings \$1,428,574,247 * UI Tax Rate 1.45% = \$20,714,326.58
Estimated PFML Contributions (Family, Medical, Total) = Family Leave: Total Earnings \$1,428,574,247.00 * Family Rate 0.11%= \$1,571,431.67
= Medical Leave: Total Earnings \$1,428,574,247.00 * Medical Rate 0.52% = \$7,428,586.08
= Total Annual Contribution \$9,000,017.76 (Family Leave: \$1,571,431.67 + Medical Leave: \$7,428,586.08)
Total \$17,428,605.81 + \$20,714,326.58 + \$9,000,017.76 = \$47,142,950.15
2. Low-End Estimate Lost Workers’ Compensation Payments (Taxicab Analogous) = Total Payroll \$478,263,893/100 * 2023 Workers Compensation Rate of [\$3.66 per \$100] = \$17,504,458.48
Lost Workers’ Compensation Payments (Conservative) = Standard Calculation \$17,504,458.48 * 33 1/3% = \$5,834,819.49
Lost UI Payments = Total Earnings \$478,263,893 * UI Tax Rate 1.45% = \$6,934,826.45
Estimated PFML Contributions (Family, Medical, Total) = Family Leave: Total Earnings \$478,263,893 * Family Rate 0.11%= \$526,090.28
= Medical Leave: Total Earnings \$478,263,893 * Medical Rate 0.52% = \$2,486,972.24
= Total Annual Contribution \$3,013,062.52 (Family Leave: \$526,090.28 + Medical Leave: \$2,486,972.24)
Total

\$5,834,819.49 + \$6,934,826.45 + \$3,013,062.52 =

\$15,782,708.46

3. Middle Estimate Lost Workers’ Compensation Payments (Taxicab Analogous) = Total Payroll \$1,913,055,570/100 * 2023 Workers Compensation Rate of [\$3.66 per \$100] = \$70,017,833.86
Lost Workers’ Compensation Payments (Conservative) = Taxicab Analogous Calculation \$70,017,833.86 * 33 1/3% = \$23,339,277.95
Lost UI Payments = Total Earnings \$1,913,055,570 * UI Tax Rate 1.45% = \$27,739,305.77
Estimated PFML Contributions (Family, Medical, Total) = Family Leave: Total Earnings \$1,913,055,570* Family Rate 0.11%= \$2,104,361.13
= Medical Leave: Total Earnings \$1,913,055,570 * Medical Rate 0.52% = \$9,947,888.96
= Total Annual Contribution \$12,052,250.09 (Family Leave: \$2,104,361.13 + Medical Leave: \$9,947,888.96)
Total \$23,339,277.95 + \$27,739,305.77 + \$12,052,250.09 = \$63,130,833.81
4. High-End Estimate Lost Workers’ Compensation Payments (Taxicab Analogous) = Total Payroll \$3,826,111,140/100 * 2023 Workers Compensation Rate of [\$3.66 per \$100] = \$140,035,667.72
Lost Workers’ Compensation Payments (Conservative) = Taxicab Analogous Calculation \$140,035,667.72 * 33 1/3% = \$46,678,555.91
Lost UI Payments = Total Earnings \$3,826,111,14 * UI Tax Rate 1.45% = \$55,478,611.53
Estimated PFML Contributions (Family, Medical, Total) = Family Leave: Total Earnings \$3,826,111,140 * Family Rate 0.11%= \$4,208,722.25
= Medical Leave: Total Earnings \$3,826,111,140 * Medical Rate 0.52% = \$19,895,777.93
= Total Annual Contribution \$24,104,500.18 (Family Leave: \$4,208,722.25 + Medical Leave: \$19,895,777.93)
Total \$46,678,555.91 + \$55,478,611.53 + \$24,104,500.18 = \$126,261,667.62
Date published: April 30, 2024

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