Iowa Unemployment Compensation Fund Status - Contribution Rate Distribution
Employer contribution rates In Iowa can range from 0.0% to 9.0% depending on an individual employer's benefit experience and the rate table in effect.
This dataset summarizes UI contribution rate data for both private experienced rated employers and firms receiving a new employer rate by rate year.
|Name||Socrata field name||Column name in ||Data type||Description|
|Rate||contribution_rate||contribution_rate||Number||Employer Contribution Rate - Contribution rates in Iowa can range from 0.0% to 9.0% depending on each individual employer’s benefit experience and the rate table in effect.|
|Table||table||table||Number||Contribution Rate Table - The contribution rate table triggered for the reference year. Iowa Code has eight rate tables. Rate tables are triggered based on the relative trust fund strength. The average contribution rate ranges from about 3.5 percent in table 1 to about 0.9 percent in table 8.|
|Firms||firms||firms||Number||Number of firms in each rate type and contribution rate group.|
|Type||type||type||Text||Rate Type: Experience Rated Employers (Exp) have contribution rates based on their five year benefit charges. New Employers (New) do not have enough time to receive an experience based rate.|
|Percent||percent||percent||Number||Percent of firms in each rate type and contribution rate group during the reference year..|