Workers and employers needing wage replacement support during COVID-19 illness or quarantine should explore the following options.
- Persons who are quarantined by a medical professional or government agency may qualify for unemployment benefits. Please refer to Unemployment Support for Individuals.
- If COVID-19 exposure occurred through work, Wyoming Workers’ Compensation may provide medical treatment and wage replacement benefits for covered individuals who test positive. Please refer to Workers’ Compensation.
- The federal requirement that employers provide paid sick and/or family leave for COVID-19 has expired. For more information, please visit the U.S. DOL Wage and Hour Division or call 866-4US-WAGE. You can also click here to review information on how to file a complaint.