How Much Are California Paid Family Leave Benefits?

California paid family leave benefits are between 60% to 70% of an employee’s wages, depending on how much the employee earns. However, there is a cap on benefits that affects high earners. As of January 1, 2018, you cannot receive more than $1,216 per week. Payments begin immediately and last for six weeks.

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