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, 2019

Family
Size
Annual
Income
Monthly
Income
Twice
Monthly
Income
Bi-Weekly
Income
Weekly
Income
1 23,107 1,926 963 889 445
2 31,284 2,607 1,304 1,204 602
3 39,461 3,289 1,645 1,518 759
4 47,638 3,970 1,985 1,833 917
5 55,815 4,652 2,326 2,147 1,074
6 63,992 5,333 2,667 2,462 1,231
7 72,169 6,015 3,008 2,776 1,388
8 80,346 6,696 3,348 3,091 1,546
9 88,523 7,377 3,689 3,405 1,703
10 96,700 8,059 4,030 3,720 1,860
11 104,877 8,740 4,370 4,034 2,017
12 113,054 9,422 4,711 4,349 2,175
13 121,231 10,103 5,052 4,663 2,332
14 129,408 10,784 5,392 4,978 2,489
15 137,585 11,466 5,733 5,292 2,646
Each add’l
family
member add
+$8,177 +$682 +$341 +$315 +$158
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).