What Is the PA SUI Tax?

PA SUI tax is the Pennsylvania State Unemployment Insurance tax, according to Payroll Taxes. For 2014, the employee contribution rate is 0.07 percent of each $1,000 of wages earned. The contribution rate for established employers ranges from 2.801 to 10.8937 percent of employee wages, up to a $8,750 maximum per employee. In 2014, new employers make a fixed 3.6785 percent contribution, while new construction employers use a 10.1947 percent rate.