What are the Income Limits?

  • All applicants to the Nebraska WIC Program must meet income guidelines for participation in the program.
  • Income guidelines (same as for reduced priced school meals).

Nebraska WIC Income Guidelines
Effective July 1, 2017

Family
Size
Annual
Income
Monthly
Income
Twice
Monthly
Income
Bi-Weekly
Income
Weekly
Income
1 22,311 1,860 930 859 430
2 30,344 2,504 1,252 1,156 578
3 37,777 3,149 1,575 1,453 727
4 45,510 3,793 1,897 1,751 876
5 53,243 4,437 2,219 2,048 1,024
6 60,976 5,082 2,541 2,346 1,173
7 68,709 5,726 2,863 2,643 1,322
8 76,442 6,371 3,186 2,941 1,471
9 84,175 7,016 3,509 3,239 1,620
10 91,908 7,661 3,832 3,537 1,769
11 99,641 8,306 4,155 3,835 1,918
12 107,374 8,951 4,478 4,133 2,067
13 115,107 9,596 4,801 4,431 2,216
14 122,840 10,241 5,124 4,729 2,365
15 130,573 10,886 5,447 5,027 2,514
Each add’l
family
member add
+$7,733 +$645 +$323 +$298 +$149
These income guidelines are 185% of the Office of Management and Budget’s income guidelines (same as for reduced price school meals), in accordance with Sec. 17 of the Child Nutrition Act of 1996 and Federal Regulation 246.7 (c)(1).