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, 2016

Family
Size
Annual
Income
Monthly
Income
Twice
Monthly
Income
Bi-Weekly
Income
Weekly
Income
1 21,978 1,832 916 846 423
2 29,637 2,470 1,235 1,140 570
3 37,296 3,108 1,554 1,435 718
4 44,953 3,747 1,874 1,730 865
5 52,614 4,385 2,193 2,024 1,012
6 60,273 5,023 2,512 2,319 1,160
7 67,951 5,663 2,832 2,614 1,307
8 75,647 6,304 3,152 2,910 1,455
9 83,343 6,946 3,473 3,206 1,603
10 91,039 7,587 3,794 3,502 1,751
11 98,735 8,228 4,114 3,798 1,899
12 106,431 8,870 4,435 4,094 2,047
13 114,127 9,511 4,756 4,390 2,195
14 121,823 10,152 5,076 4,686 2,343
15 129,519 10,794 5,397 4,982 2,491
Each add’l
family
member add
+$7,696 +$642 +$321 +$296 +$148
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).