Social Security Administration October 27, 2016 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Cost-of-Living Increase and Other Determinations for 2017
Document Number: 2016-26026
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-10-27
Agency: Social Security Administration, Agencies and Commissions
Under title II of the Social Security Act (Act), there will be a 0.3 percent cost-of-living increase in Social Security benefits effective December 2016. In addition, the national average wage index for 2015 is $48,098.63. The cost-of-living increase and national average wage index affect other program parameters as described below.