Speeding Ticket Cost
If convicted of speeding in New York the fines will range from $45 to $600. See the chart below for fine amounts.
|Speed||Minimum fine||Maximum fine||Possible prison time|
|up to 10 mph over||$45||$150||not more than 15 days|
|more than 10 mph over – less than 30 mph over||$90||$300||not more than 30 days|
|more than 30 mph over||$180||$600||not more than 30 days|
|inappropriate speed||$45||$150||not more than 15 days|
Often times, depending on where the ticket was given, a surcharge will be added in addition to the fine. You might even have to complete a Driver Responsibility Assessment if you receive six or more points during an 18-month period.
Speed violation points range from 3 to 11. Your license will be suspended at 11 points.
|MPH over speed limit||Points|
|MPH over speed limit not indicated||3|
|1 – 10 mph||3|
|11 – 20 mph||4|
|21 – 30 mph||6|
|31 – 40 mph||8|
|More than 40 mph||11|
Often times, speeding tickets will increase the amount you pay for insurance.