TN 48 (11-11)

RS 00605.937 Indexing Factors for 2012 Eligibility

Policy

Use this chart to manually index the earnings of any wage earner who is initially eligible in the year 2012:

Year

Maximum Earnings

Average Earnings

Actual Earnings

×

Indexing Factor

=

Indexed Earnings

1951

$3,600

$2,799.16

 

 

14.8879771

 

 

1952

$3,600

$2,973.32

 

 

14.0159250

 

 

1953

$3,600

$3,139.44

 

 

13.2742878

 

 

1954

$3,600

$3,155.64

 

 

13.2061420

 

 

1955

$4,200

$3,301.44

 

 

12.6229251

 

 

1956

$4,200

$3,532.36

 

 

11.7977301

 

 

1957

$4,200

$3,641.72

 

 

11.4434471

 

 

1958

$4,200

$3,673.80

 

 

11.3435217

 

 

1959

$4,800

$3,855.80

 

 

10.8080891

 

 

1960

$4,800

$4,007.12

 

 

10.3999456

 

 

1961

$4,800

$4,086.76

 

 

10.1972785

 

 

1962

$4,800

$4,291.40

 

 

9.7110104

 

 

1963

$4,800

$4,396.64

 

 

9.4785632

 

 

1964

$4,800

$4,576.32

 

 

9.1064065

 

 

1965

$4,800

$4,658.72

 

 

8.9453391

 

 

1966

$6,600

$4,938.36

 

 

8.4387995

 

 

1967

$6,600

$5,213.44

 

 

7.9935379

 

 

1968

$7,800

$5,571.76

 

 

7.4794733

 

 

1969

$7,800

$5,893.76

 

 

7.0708393

 

 

1970

$7,800

$6,186.24

 

 

6.7365362

 

 

1971

$7,800

$6,497.08

 

 

6.4142399

 

 

1972

$9,000

$7,133.80

 

 

5.8417435

 

 

1973

$10,800

$7,580.16

 

 

5.4977507

 

 

1974

$13,200

$8,030.76

 

 

5.1892760

 

 

1975

$14,100

$8,630.92

 

 

4.8284343

 

 

1976

$15,300

$9,226.48

 

 

4.5167637

 

 

1977

$16,500

$9,779.44

 

 

4.2613718

 

 

1978

$17,700

$10,556.03

 

 

3.9478696

 

 

1979

$22,900

$11,479.46

 

 

3.6302953

 

 

1980

$25,900

$12,513.46

 

 

3.3303203

 

 

1981

$29,700

$13,773.10

 

 

3.0257408

 

 

1982

$32,400

$14,531.34

 

 

2.8678587

 

 

1983

$35,700

$15,239.24

 

 

2.7346397

 

 

1984

$37,800

$16,135.07

 

 

2.5828106

 

 

1985

$39,600

$16,822.51

 

 

2.4772659

 

 

1986

$42,000

$17,321.82

 

 

2.4058575

 

 

1987

$43,800

$18,426.51

 

 

2.2616236

 

 

1988

$45,000

$19,334.04

 

 

2.1554641

 

 

1989

$48,000

$20,099.55

 

 

2.0733713

 

 

1990

$51,300

$21,027.98

 

 

1.9818275

 

 

1991

$53,400

$21,811.60

 

 

1.9106269

 

 

1992

$55,500

$22,935.42

 

 

1.8170075

 

 

1993

$57,600

$23,132.67

 

 

1.8015140

 

 

1994

$60,600

$23,753.53

 

 

1.7544268

 

 

1995

$61,200

$24,705.66

 

 

1.6868131

 

 

1996

$62,700

$25,913.90

 

 

1.6081651

 

 

1997

$65,400

$27,426.00

 

 

1.5195008

 

 

1998

$68,400

$28,861.44

 

 

1.4439276

 

 

1999

$72,600

$30,469.84

 

 

1.3677075

 

 

2000

$76,200

$32,154.82

 

 

1.2960368

 

 

2001

$80,400

$32,921.92

 

 

1.2658384

 

 

2002

$84,900

$33,252.09

 

 

1.2532695

 

 

2003

$87,000

$34,064.95

 

 

1.2233639

 

 

2004

$87,900

$35,648.55

 

 

1.1690189

 

 

2005

$90,000

$36,952.94

 

 

1.1277541

 

 

2006

$94,200

$38,651.41

 

 

1.0781969

 

 

2007

$97,500

$40,405.48

 

 

1.0313905

 

 

2008

$102,000

$41,334.97

 

 

1.0081979

 

 

2009

$106,800

$40,711.61

 

 

1.0236350

 

 

2010

$106,800

$41,673.83

  

1.0000000

  

2011

$106,800

N/A

  

1.0000000

  

2012

110,100

N/A

  

1.0000000

  

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RS 00605.937 - Indexing Factors for 2012 Eligibility - 07/27/2012
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