North Carolina Workers Compensation Class Codes

North Carolina Workers Compensation Classification CodesNeed to find North Carolina workers compensation class codes? North Carolina is under the state jurisdiction of the North Carolina Rate Bureau (NCRB), and uses the North Carolina Statistical Plan Manual. See the applicable list below.

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Lookup North Carolina Workers’ Comp Codes

You can use the search bar above to find North Carolina workers’ compensation codes. If you know the numeric code you are looking for, you can type it in, and the page for that code will be in the search results. If you do not know the numeric code that you are looking for, try searching “Workers compensation code [Keyword for the industry].” That search query will yield results for any workers compensation codes of which the keyword is included in the phraseology of the class code.

Work Comp Classification: State-by-Sate Guide

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North Carolina Workers Compensation Class CodesDisclaimer for this list of NC Work Comp Codes

These Classification Codes and Phraseology are NCCI Copyrighted materials, used with permission of NCCI © Copyright 1986-2018, National Council on Compensation Insurance, Inc. This is a representative list of NCCI Classification Codes and Phraseology which may be used for reference purposes only and may or may not be current. This list should not be relied on by any end users as current information, with current Classification Codes and Phraseology obtainable directly from NCCI. NCCI shall have no liability to any end user for the use or inability to use the Classification List and Phraseology provided on this website.

List of North Carolina Workers’ Compensation Class Codes

This page contains an exhaustive North Carolina workers compensation code list, utilizing paginated tabs. Tab 0 contains the (Four digit) NC workers compensation codes that begin with “0,” Tab 1 contains NC workers compensation codes that begin with “1,” tab 2 contains NC workers compensation codes that begin with “2,” and so forth. On mobile devices, tabs are shown on the bottom of the page.

0005 Bedding plant growers & drivers (applies only to plants not contemplated by 0035)
0005 Christmas tree planting, cultivating and harvesting–& drivers
0005 Farm–nursery employees & drivers (includes incidental landscape gardening)
0005 Farm product–Christmas trees–& drivers
0005 Farm product–holly–& drivers
0005 Farm product–nursery, trees & shrubs–& drivers
0005 Farm product–trees–& drivers
0005 Shrub cultivation–& drivers
0005 Sod dealer–no farming–& drivers
0005 Tree planting for reforestation–& drivers
0008 Farm–gardening–market or truck–& drivers
0008 Farm product–asparagus–& drivers
0008 Farm product–beans, green–& drivers
0008 Farm product–beets, table–& drivers
0008 Farm product–broccoli–& drivers
0008 Farm product–brussels sprouts–& drivers
0008 Farm product–cabbage–& drivers
0008 Farm product–carrots–& drivers
0008 Farm product–cauliflower–& drivers
0008 Farm product–celery–& drivers
0008 Farm product–cucumbers–& drivers
0008 Farm product–horseradish–& drivers
0008 Farm product–kale–& drivers
0008 Farm product–lettuce–& drivers
0008 Farm product–onions, green–& drivers
0008 Farm product–parsnips–& drivers
0008 Farm product–peppers–& drivers
0008 Farm product–radishes–& drivers
0008 Farm product–rhubarb–& drivers
0008 Farm product–rutabagas–& drivers
0008 Farm product–spinach–& drivers
0008 Farm product–sweet corn–& drivers
0008 Farm product–taro–& drivers
0008 Farm product–tomatoes–& drivers
0008 Farm product–turnips–& drivers
0008 Farm–vegetable–& drivers
0008 Vegetable growing
0016 Farm–orchard or grove & drivers
0016 Farm product–apples–& drivers
0016 Farm product–apricots–& drivers
0016 Farm product–bananas–& drivers
0016 Farm product–black walnuts–& drivers
0016 Farm product–cherries–& drivers
0016 Farm product–coffee–& drivers
0016 Farm product–English walnuts–& drivers
0016 Farm product–figs–& drivers
0016 Farm product–filberts–& drivers
0016 Farm product–macadamia nuts–& drivers
0016 Farm product–nectarines–& drivers
0016 Farm product–nuts (black walnut, English walnut, filbert, etc.–tree growing)–& drivers
0016 Farm product–orchards–& drivers
0016 Farm product–papaya–& drivers
0016 Farm product–peaches–& drivers
0016 Farm product–pears–& drivers
0016 Farm product–plums–& drivers
0016 Farm product–prunes–& drivers
0016 Farm product–walnuts–& drivers
0016 Fruit farm–& drivers
0016 Nut farm–& drivers
0016 Turpentine farm & drivers
0034 Bee raising–& drivers
0034 Chicken catchers–& drivers
0034 Cricket raising–& drivers
0034 Egg or poultry producer–& drivers
0034 Farm–apiary–& drivers
0034 Farm–egg or poultry producer & drivers
0034 Farm–poultry or egg producers & drivers
0034 Farm product–chickens–& drivers
0034 Farm product–eggs–& drivers
0034 Farm product–ostriches–& drivers
0034 Farm product–poultry–& drivers
0034 Farm product–turkeys–& drivers
0034 Hatchery–bird–& drivers
0034 Insect raising–& drivers
0034 Ostrich farms–& drivers
0034 Worm raising–& drivers
0034 Honey processing
0035 Algae farming–& drivers
0035 Bedding plant growers & drivers
0035 Blanket or wreath mfg.–evergreen–& drivers
0035 Farm–florist & drivers
0035 Farm product–bulbs, flowers–& drivers
0035 Farm product–flowers, field growing–& drivers
0035 Florist–farm–& drivers
0035 Mushroom raising–& drivers
0035 Wreath or blanket mfg.–evergreen–& drivers
0036 Dairy farm operation–& drivers
0036 Farm–dairy & drivers
0036 Farm product–dairy–& drivers
0037 Corn detasselling–& drivers
0037 Cotton picking–& drivers
0037 Farm–field crops & drivers
0037 Farm–NOC & drivers
0037 Farm product–alfalfa–& drivers
0037 Farm product–barley–& drivers
0037 Farm product–beans, dry–& drivers
0037 Farm product–beets, sugar–& drivers
0037 Farm product–cantaloupes–& drivers
0037 Farm product–clover–& drivers
0037 Farm product–corn–& drivers
0037 Farm product–dill–& drivers
0037 Farm product–garlic–& drivers
0037 Farm product–grain–& drivers
0037 Farm product–grass seed–& drivers
0037 Farm product–hay–& drivers
0037 Farm product–melons–& drivers
0037 Farm product–millet–& drivers
0037 Farm product–mint–& drivers
0037 Farm product–mustard–& drivers
0037 Farm product–oats–& drivers
0037 Farm product–onions, dry–& drivers
0037 Farm product–peanuts–& drivers
0037 Farm product–peas, dry–& drivers
0037 Farm product–peas, green–& drivers
0037 Farm product–peppermint–& drivers
0037 Farm product–pineapples–& drivers
0037 Farm product–potatoes–& drivers
0037 Farm product–pumpkins–& drivers
0037 Farm product–rice–& drivers
0037 Farm product–rye–& drivers
0037 Farm product–squash–& drivers
0037 Farm product–sugar beets–& drivers
0037 Farm product–sugarcane–& drivers
0037 Farm product–timothy–& drivers
0037 Farm product–tobacco–& drivers
0037 Farm product–watermelons–& drivers
0037 Farm product–wheat–& drivers
0037 Grazing land maintenance–& drivers
0037 Moss gathering–& drivers
0037 Peppermint distillation by farmers–& drivers
0037 Sod farming–& drivers
0037 Spice growing–& drivers
0037 Tobacco farms–& drivers
0042 Artificial turf–installation only–& drivers
0042 Landscape gardening & drivers
0042 Road or street sodding or beautification work–& drivers
0042 Street or road construction– beautification work–& drivers
0042 Street or road sodding or beautification work–& drivers
0050 Anhydrous ammonia–application to soil by contractors & drivers
0050 Brush or weed control by spraying–existing right-of-way–& drivers
0050 Corn shelling–portable–& drivers
0050 Farm machinery operation–by contractor–& drivers
0050 Feed mfg.–portable–& drivers
0050 Fertilizer application–specialist contractor–& drivers
0050 Hay baling & drivers
0050 Insect control–crops, spraying from ground by specialist contractor–& drivers
0050 Weed control–spraying from ground by specialist contractor–& drivers
0079 Cranberry growers
0079 Farm–berry or vineyard–& drivers
0079 Farm product–berries–& drivers
0079 Farm product–cranberries–& drivers
0079 Farm product–currants–& drivers
0079 Farm product–grapes–& drivers
0079 Farm product–hops–& drivers
0079 Farm product–kiwi–& drivers
0079 Farm product–strawberries–& drivers
0079 Farm product–vineyards–& drivers
0079 Farm–vineyard or berry–& drivers
0083 Artificial insemination of cattle–all other employees & drivers
0083 Dude ranches–cattle ranches & drivers
0083 Farm–cattle or livestock raising NOC & drivers
0083 Farm–goat or sheep raising & drivers
0083 Farm–livestock or cattle raising NOC & drivers
0083 Farm product–cattle–& drivers
0083 Farm product–goats–& drivers
0083 Farm product–hogs–& drivers
0083 Farm product–horses–& drivers
0083 Farm product–sheep–& drivers
0083 Farm–sheep or goat raising & drivers
0106 Christmas tree harvesting exclusively–& drivers
0106 Stump removal operations–by specialist contractors & drivers
0106 Tree pruning and removal–all operations & drivers–natural catastrophe
0106 Tree pruning, spraying, repairing–all operations & drivers
0106 Tree pruning, trimming, or spraying–all operations & drivers for existing right-of-way–electric, power, telephone, burglar, or fire alarm lines
0113 Farm–fish hatchery & drivers
0113 Farm product–fish hatcheries–& drivers
0113 Fish hatcheries–& drivers
0170 Alligator farms–& drivers
0170 Chinchilla raising–& drivers
0170 Farm–animal raising (fur bearing) & drivers
0170 Farm product–animals–fur bearing–& drivers
0170 Fox raising–& drivers
0170 Fur bearing animals–& drivers, raising of
0170 Laboratory animals–breeding or care–& drivers
0170 Mink raising–& drivers
0251 Ditch cleaning–irrigation–& drivers
0251 Irrigation or drainage system or canal maintenance–& drivers
0251 Irrigation works operation & drivers
0400 Cotton compressing & drivers
0401 Cotton gin operation & local managers, drivers
0401 Decortication–fibrous plants–& drivers
0908 Domestic workers–residences– part-time
0913 Domestic workers–residences– full-time
0917 Residential cleaning services by contractor–inside


Top 10 North Carolina Workers Compensation Companies By Premiums Written

Need a North Carolina workers compensation quote? Below is a list of the top 10 workers compensation insurance providers in the state of North Carolina by premiums written.

Company Name Premiums Written Premiums Earned Loss Ratio Loss & Cost Containment Ratio Market Share Cumulative Market Share
TRAVELERS GRP 124,983 119,901 49.33% 59.23% 8.73% 8.73%
WR BERKLEY CORP GRP 108,169 105,746 66.89% 71.75% 7.56% 16.29%
HARTFORD FIRE & CAS GRP 100,565 103,730 38.29% 42.07% 7.03% 23.32%
BUILDERS GRP 87,467 85,511 67.35% 72.72% 6.11% 29.44%
AMERICAN FINANCIAL GRP 69,767 66,576 54.17% 60.96% 4.88% 34.31%
LIBERTY MUT GRP 63,458 65,276 52.12% 58.33% 4.43% 38.75%
ZURICH INS GRP 62,006 59,290 65.02% 71.96% 4.33% 43.08%
BCBS OF MI GRP 49,881 45,743 49.65% 55.64% 3.49% 46.57%
AMERICAN INTL GRP 47,948 48,761 14.31% 21.20% 3.35% 49.92%
OLD REPUBLIC GRP 38,744 37,876 56.26% 65.07% 2.71% 52.62%
**STATE TOTAL** 1,430,889 1,397,339 55.44% 61.62% 100.00% 100.00%

Source: National Association of Insurance Commissioners

North Carolina Premium Rate Ranking

The state of North Carolina has the 22nd highest workers’ compensation premiums rates, according to the Oregon premium rate ranking study. They have moved up five positions from their previous rate ranking, which was 27th. Workers’ compensation premiums in North Carolina cost 103% of the national median.

North Carolina Workers Compensation Premium Rate Ranking

North Carolina Workers’ Compensation Rates by Class Code

The estimated North Carolina workers’ compensation rates by class code below are part of the Oregon workers’ compensation premium rate ranking study. You can view their study by clicking on the images below.

North Carolina Workers Compensation Rates: 0005 0016 0037

North Carolina Workers Compensation Rates: 0005 0016 0037


North Carolina Workers Compensation Class Codes