Average Hourly Earnings [Education] Law and Legal Definition

According to 34 CFR 361.81 [Title 34 – Education; Subtitle B -- Regulations of the Offices of the Department of Education; Chapter III -- Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services, Department of Education; Part 361 -- State Vocational Rehabilitation Services Program; Subpart E -- Evaluation Standards and Performance Indicators], the term average hourly earnings means “the average per hour earnings in the week prior to exiting the vocational rehabilitation (VR) program of an eligible individual who has achieved a competitive employment outcome.”