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Employment Insurance Premiums (EI)

 Employment Insurance Premiums for 2011 (January 2011)

The Employment Insurance premium rate for 2011 is 1.78%.

 Yearly maximum insurable earnings are set at $44,200, making the maximum employee premium $786.76.

 As in previous years, employer premiums are 1.4 times the employee contribution. The maximum employer premium for 2011 is therefore $1101.46.