WIC Income Guidelines

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  (July 2017-June 2018)

Family Size Weekly Income (gross) Annual Income

1

$430

$22,311
2 $578

$30,044

3 $727 $37,777
4 $876 $45,510
5

$1024

$53,243
6 $1,173 $60,976
7 $1,322
$68,709
$1,471 $76,442
(Additional) +149 +7,733
                       

 

  • Income guidelines are increased July 1 every year

  • WIC income eligibility is based on 185% of US Department of Health and Human Services poverty guidelines.

    • The WIC Program uses the same gross income criteria as free and reduced-price school lunches.   

    • Many working families qualify.  

    • Individuals who participate in other programs such as those listed below may automatically be income eligible. WIC staff will determine income eligibility during your appointment.

      • FoodShare

      • Medicaid 

      • BadgerCare Plus

      • Wisconsin Works Program (W-2)

      • Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF)

      • Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations

  • A pregnant woman counts as two family members

  • Income Statement for Employer (F-40076) English (PDF, 18 KB), Spanish (PDF, 93 KB)