For 2019, the range of NYS Unemployment Insurance UI contribution rates is as follows:
|UI Rate *||RSF **||Total|
|New Employer rate:||3.125%||0.075%||3.2%|
Size of Fund Index Column: 2.5% but less than 3.0%
For 2019, the new employer normal contribution rate is 2.5%.
General Account Balance: Less than $0
* The Unemployment Insurance contribution rate is the normal rate PLUS the subsidiary rate. Use this rate to calculate line #4 on the Quarterly Combined Withholding; Wage Reporting and Unemployment Insurance Report NYS 45.
** Re-employment Services Fund rate is 0.075% and applies to all contributory accounts. Use this to calculate line #5 on the NYS 45.
UI Rate Notices: We mail UI rate notices in March of every year.
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