EI premium rates and maximums

Federal EI premium rates and maximums
Year Max. Annual
Insurable
Earnings
Rate (%) Max. Annual
Employee
Premium
Max. Annual
Employer
Premium
2014 $48,600 1.88 $913.68 $1,279.15
2013 $47,400 1.88 $891.12 $1,247.57
2012 $45,900 1.83 $839.97 $1,175.96
2011 $44,200 1.78 $786.76 $1,101.46
2010 $43,200 1.73 $747.36 $1,046.30
2009 $42,300 1.73 $731.79 $1,024.51
2008 $41,100 1.73 $711.03 $995.44
2007 $40,000 1.80 $720.00 $1,008.00
2006 $39,000 1.87 $729.30 $1,021.02
2005 $39,000 1.95 $760.50 $1,064.70
2004 $39,000 1.98 $772.20 $1,081.08
2003 $39,000 2.10 $819.00 $1,146.60
2002 $39,000 2.20 $858.00 $1,201.20
2001 $39,000 2.25 $877.50 $1,228.50
2000 $39,000 2.40 $936.00 $1,310.49
1999 $39,000 2.55 $994.50 $1,392.30
1998 $39,000 2.70 $1,053.00 $1,474.20
1997 $39,000 2.90 $1,131.00 $1,583.40