Income Guidelines

STATE MEDIAN INCOME (SMI)

INCOME GUIDELINES BY FAMILY SIZE

 

 

Income Guidelines for New Applications and Redeterminations received on or after October 1, 2018
The income limit for families applying for Care 4 Kids must be less than 50% of the State Median Income (SMI)
50% SMI 2018 – 2019
Family Size Monthly Annual
1 2,438.58 29,263.00
2 3,188.92 38,267.00
3 3,939.25 47,271.00
4 4,689.58 56,275.00
5 5,439.92 65,279.00
6 6,190.25 74,283.00
7 6,330.94 75,971.25
8 6,471.63 77,659.50
9 6,612.31 79,347.75
10 6,753.00 81,036.00
11 6,893.69 82,724.25
12 7,034.38 84,412.50
Income Guidelines for New Applications and Redeterminations received on or after October 1, 2017
The income limit for families applying for Care 4 Kids must be less than 50% of the State Median Income (SMI)
50% SMI 2017 – 2018
Family Size Monthly Annual
1 2,386.56 28,638.74
2 3,120.89 37,450.66
3 3,855.22 46,262.58
4 4,589.54 55,074.50
5 5,323.87 63,886.42
6 6,058.20 72,698.34
7 6,195.88 74,350.58
8 6,333.57 76,002.81
9 6,471.25 77,655.05
10 6,608.94 79,307.28
11 6,746.63 80,959.52
12 6,884.31 82,611.75
 
Income Guidelines For Active Recipients
The income limit for active families on the Care 4 Kids program is 85% of the State Median Income.
85% SMI 2017 – 2018
Family Size Monthly Annual
1 4,057.15 49,747.10
2 5,305.51 65,053.90
3 6,553.87 80,360.70
4 7,802.22 95,667.50
5 9,050.58 110,974.30
6 10,298.93  126,281.10
7 10,533.00  129,151.13
8 10,767.06 132,021.15
9 11,001.13  134,891.18
10 11,235.20 137,761.20
11 11,469.26 140,631.23
12 11,703.33 143,501.25

 

 
Income Guidelines For Active Recipients
The income limit for active families on the Care 4 Kids program is 85% of the State Median Income.
85% SMI 2018 – 2019
Family Size Monthly Annual
1 4,145.59 48,685.86
2 5,421.16 63,666.12
3 6,696.73 78,646.39
4 7,972.29 93,626.65
5 9,247.86 108,606.91
6 10,523.43 123,587.18
7 10,762.59 126,395.98
8 11,001.76 129,204.78
9 11,240.93 132,013.58
10 11,480.10 134,822.38
11  11,719.27 137,631.18
12 11,958.44 140,439.98

 

The family share of the approved cost is a percentage of the Assistance Unit’s (AU) gross income:

Family Share AU Income Range
2% 0% to less than 20% SMI
4% 20% to less than 30% SMI
6% 30% to less than 40% SMI
8% 40% to less than 50% SMI
10% 50% to less than 86% SMI

For more information about the current income guidelines, contact the Care 4 Kids program at 1-888-214-5437.