Texas Workers’ Compensation Class Codes

Texas Workers Compensation Classification CodesNeed to find Texas workers compensation class codes? Texas uses the NCCI classification system. NCCI stands for The National Council on Compensation Insurance. See the applicable list below.

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

To learn more about defining manual classifications, determining manual rates (And much more), download The National Council on Compensation Insurance, a must-have for workers compensation insurance agents, brokers, and underwriters.

For current and authoritative Texas workers compensation codes, you will need to sign up to NCCI’s Riskworkstation.

Texas is under the state jurisdiction of NCCI, and uses NCCI’s Statistical Plan for Workers Compensation and Employers Liability Insurance.

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You can use the search bar above to find Texas 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 Texas? Use our state-by-state map below! Click on a state to view the correlating list of workers compensation class codes.

Texas Workers Compensation Class CodesDisclaimer for this list of TX 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 Texas Workers’ Compensation Class Codes

Lookup Texas Workers’ Comp Codes

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

0005 Christmas Tree Farm & Drivers

0005 Forestry Personnel—Planting and Supervision of Timber Forest & Drivers

0005 Grass Nursery & Drivers

0005 Timber Personnel for Tree Farming Program & Drivers

0005 Tree Farms & Drivers

0008 Harvesting by Contract Using Hand Labor Exclusively & Drivers

0008 Rogueing Crew for Field Crops & Drivers

0016 Pecan Harvesting & Drivers

0034 Hatchery—Poultry—Store Operations Only

0035 Aquatic Plants—Growing & Harvesting & Drivers

0035 Hydroponics & Drivers

0035 Mushroom Growing and Harvesting & Drivers

0035 Nursery—Wholesale—With Hothouse or Greenhouse Growing Operations & Drivers

0035 Wholesale Nursery With Hothouse or Greenhouse Growing Operations & Drivers

0035 Worm Farms & Drivers

0036 Farm—Dairy & Drivers

0037 Anhydrous Ammonia Application—Agricultural—By Contract & Drivers

0037 Crop Spraying or Dusting—By Contract—Not Aerial & Drivers

0037 Farm Machinery Operation—By Contractor & Drivers

0037 Fertilizer Application—By Contract With Farm Machinery & Drivers

0037 Harvesting by Contract Using Farm Machinery & Drivers

0037 Hay Baling & Drivers

0042 Hydro-Mulching & Drivers

0042 Landscape Gardening & Drivers

0050 Brush or Weed Control by Contractor—Chemical & Drivers

0050 Farm Machinery Operation—By Contractor & Drivers

0050 Hay Baling & Drivers

0079 Farm—Berry or Vineyard & Drivers

0083 Breeding Farm or Stable & Drivers

0083 Club—Riding & Drivers

0083 Horse Racetrack Stable Employees & Drivers

0083 Horse Show—Stable Employees & Drivers

0083 Jockeys & Drivers

0083 Livery or Boarding Stable—Not Sales Stable & Drivers

0083 Racetrack Operation—Horse—Stable Employees and Jockeys & Drivers

0083 Riding Academy or Club & Drivers

0083 Stable or Breeding Farm & Drivers

0106 Transmission Line Clearing and/or Maintenance—Tree Trimming Along Existing Lines & Drivers

0106 Tree Pruning, Spraying, Repairing, Trimming, or Fumigating & Drivers

0113 Alligator Farm & Drivers

0113 Apiaries & Drivers

0113 Bee Keeping—Honey Production & Drivers

0113 Broiler and/or Egg Producers & Drivers

0113 Catfish Farms & Drivers

0113 Chicken Catchers—By Contract & Drivers

0113 Chinchilla Farms & Drivers

0113 Dog Breeding and Raising for Racing & Drivers

0113 Dog Raising and Training & Drivers

0113 Emu and/or Ostrich Raising & Drivers

0113 Greyhound Raising and Training for Racing & Drivers

0113 Guard Dog Service & Drivers

0113 Minnow or Goldfish Hatchery & Drivers

0113 Ostrich and/or Emu Raising & Drivers

0113 Poultry and Egg Producing & Drivers

0170 Farm—Animal Raising & Drivers.

0251 Irrigation Works Operation & Drivers.

0400 Cotton Compressing & Drivers

0401 Cotton Gin—All Employees

0908 Domestic Workers—Residences—Part-Time

0913 Domestic Workers—Residences—Per Capita Basis

0913 Residences—Private—Domestic Workers—Per Capita Basis

0917 Pet Sitting Services & Drivers

0917 Residential Cleaning Services by Contractor—Inside

0923 Domestic Workers—Residences—Payroll Basis

0923 Residences—Private—Domestic Workers—Payroll Basis


Top 10 Texas Workers Compensation Companies By Premiums Written

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

Company Name Premiums Written Premiums Earned Loss Ratio Loss & Cost Containment Ratio Market Share Cumulative Market Share
TEXAS MUT INS CO 1,140,962 1,106,903 48.97% 51.71% 40.12% 40.12%
TRAVELERS GRP 199,539 196,048 46.73% 59.69% 7.02% 47.14%
AMERICAN INTL GRP 183,587 175,297 2.47% 5.85% 6.46% 53.59%
ZURICH INS GRP 170,061 165,646 55.73% 67.74% 5.98% 59.57%
LIBERTY MUT GRP 165,625 166,374 78.84% 90.66% 5.82% 65.40%
HARTFORD FIRE & CAS GRP 144,524 146,568 34.52% 40.88% 5.08% 70.48%
SERVICE LIFE GRP 66,188 67,154 42.55% 43.82% 2.33% 72.81%
OLD REPUBLIC GRP 60,189 57,527 68.42% 74.86% 2.12% 74.92%
ACE LTD GRP 58,684 53,367 48.25% 52.07% 2.06% 76.99%
CNA INS GRP 56,560 57,971 53.37% 62.59% 1.99% 78.98%
**STATE TOTAL** 2,843,768 2,782,582 46.20% 51.63% 100.00% 100.00%

Source: National Association of Insurance Commissioners

Texas Premium Rate Ranking

The state of Texas has the 40th highest workers’ compensation premiums rates, according to the Oregon premium rate ranking study. They have moved down four positions from their previous rate ranking, which was 36th. Workers’ compensation premiums in Texas cost 79% of the national median.

Texas Workers Compensation Premium Rate Ranking

Texas Workers’ Compensation Rates by Class Code

The estimated Texas 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.

Texas Workers Compensation Rates: 0005 0016 0037

Texas Workers Compensation Rates: 0005 0016 0037


Texas workers compensation class codes