NY Work Comp Class Codes

New York Workers Compensation Classification CodesNeed to find New York workers compensation class codes? New York is under the jurisdiction of the New York Compensation Insurance Rating Board (NYCIRB) and uses the New York Workers’ Compensation Statistical Plan Manual. See the applicable list of WC codes below.

If you have a classification question or believe you have been incorrectly classified, please see The Employer’s Workers Compensation Classification Guide.

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Lookup New York Workers’ Comp Codes

You can use the search bar above to find New York 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

Looking for an index of workers compensation codes for a state other than New York? Use our state-by-state map below! Click on a state to view the correlating list of workers compensation class codes.

New York Workers Compensation Class CodesDisclaimer for this list of NY 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 New York Workers’ Compensation Class Codes

This page contains an exhaustive New York workers compensation code list, utilizing paginated tabs. Tab 0 contains the (Four digit) NY workers compensation codes that begin with “0,” Tab 1 contains NY workers compensation codes that begin with “1,” tab 2 contains NY 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

0006 Farms–farm NOC & drivers (NY)

0007 Fruit farm & drivers (NY)

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

0031 Farms–vegetable, berry or grape farm & drivers (NY)

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, repairing or trimming & drivers (NY)

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

0912 Domestic workers–outside–including private chauffeurs (MA, NJ, NY)

0913 Domestic workers–residences– full-time

0917 Residential cleaning services by contractor–inside


Top 10 New York Workers Compensation Companies By Premiums Written

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

Company Name Premiums Written Premiums Earned Loss Ratio Loss & Cost Containment Ratio Market Share Cumulative Market Share
STATE INS FUND 2,374,259 2,353,551 83.31% 83.57% 45.13% 45.13%
AMTRUST NGH GRP 381,676 347,778 67.96% 72.91% 7.25% 52.38%
TRAVELERS GRP 334,393 313,404 63.47% 73.21% 6.36% 58.74%
HARTFORD FIRE & CAS GRP 329,397 324,381 73.93% 79.59% 6.26% 65.00%
AMERICAN INTL GRP 297,415 295,329 93.50% 99.56% 5.65% 70.65%
CHUBB INC GRP 184,335 178,817 62.35% 62.71% 3.50% 74.16%
OLD REPUBLIC GRP 142,513 135,762 73.16% 84.41% 2.71% 76.87%
ZURICH INS GRP 135,842 136,761 41.26% 46.99% 2.58% 79.45%
BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY GRP 125,752 123,580 69.48% 75.99% 2.39% 81.84%
LIBERTY MUT GRP 119,188 144,433 84.98% 96.83% 2.27% 84.10%
**STATE TOTAL** 5,261,029 5,160,167 74.28% 77.58% 100.00% 100.00%

Source: National Association of Insurance Commissioners

New York Premium Rate Ranking

The state of New York has the 3rd highest workers’ compensation premiums rates, according to the Oregon premium rate ranking study. They have moved up one position from their previous rate ranking, which was 4th. Workers’ compensation premiums in New York cost 154% of the national median.

New York Workers Compensation Premium Rate Ranking

New York Workers’ Compensation Rates by Class Code

The estimated New York 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.

New York Workers Compensation Rates: 0005 0016 0037

New York Workers Compensation Rates: 0005 0016 0037


NY workers compensation class codes