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What are the income limits for applying for DSS programs?

 Financial eligibility criteria vary from program to program. However, the two most common benchmarks by which DMMA sets income criteria are the:

Please check the information for the specific program or service for the exact criteria. However, the following tables may help you determine where your family is, in relation to these benchmarks.

If you want to find out more about how much your family would pay for the Delaware Healthy Children Program (DHCP), see the Table of DHCP Monthly Premiums below.

 
2013 Countable Income Limits
100% FPL
Family Size Gross Annual Income Gross Monthly Income
1 11,170 931
2 15,130 1,261
3 19,090 1,591
4 23,050 1,921
5 27,010 2,251
6 30,970 2,581
7 34,930 2,911
8 38,890 3,241
9 42,850 3,571
10 46,810 3,901

 

2013 Countable Income Limits
120% FPL

Family Size Gross Monthly Income
1 1,117
2 1,513

 

2013 Countable Income Limits
130% FPL
Family Size Gross Monthly Income
1 1,245
2 1,681
3 2,116
4 2,552
5 2,987
6 3,423
7 3,858
8 4,294
9 4,730
10 5,166

 

 

2013 Countable Income Limits
135% FPL
Family Size Gross Monthly Income
1 1,257
2 1,703

 

 

2013 Countable Income Limits
165% FPL
Family Size Gross Monthly Income
1 1,536
2 2,081
3 2,625
4 3,170
5 3,714
6 4,259
7 4,803
8 5,348
9 5,893
10 6,438

 

 

2013 Countable Income Limits
200% FPL
Family Size Gross Annual Income* Gross Monthly Income*
1 22,340 1,862
2 30,260 2,522
3 38,180 3,182
4 46,100 3,842
5 54,020 4,502
6 61,940 5,162
7 69,860 5,822
8 77,780 6,482
9 85,700 7,142
10 93,620 7,802


* For the Delaware Prescription Assistance Program, an individual must have countable income at or below 300% FPL.

 

 

2013 Countable Income Limits
300% FPL
Family Size Gross Monthly Income
1 2,793
2 3,783
3 4,773
4 5,763
5 6,753
6 7,743
7 8,733
8 9,723
9 10,713
10 11,703

 
 

 

2013 Countable Income Limits
650% FPL
Family Size Gross Annual Income Gross Monthly Income Gross Weekly Income
1 72,605 6,050 1,396
2 98,345 8,195 1,891
3 124,085 10,340 2,386
4 149,825 12,485 2,881
5 175,565 14,630 3,376
6 201,305 16,775 3,871
7 227,045 18,920 4,366
8 252,785 21,065 4,861
9 278,525 23,210 5,356
10 304,265 25,355 5,851

 
 

 

Delaware Healthy Children Program
Monthly Premium Based on Countable Family Income
% of FPL
Family Size Monthly Income
> 100%
and
< =133% 
Premium $10
Monthly Income
> 133%
and
< =166% 
Premium $15
Monthly Income
> 166%
and
< =200% 
Premium $25
1 932 - 1,238 1,239 - 1,546 1,547 - 1,862
2 1,262 - 1,677 1,678 - 2,093 2,094 - 2,522
3 1,592 - 2,116 2,117 - 2,641 2,642 - 3,182
4 1,922 - 2,555 2,556 - 3,189 3,190 - 3,842
5 2,252 - 2,994 2,995 - 3,737 3,738 - 4,502
6 2,582 - 3,433 3,434 - 4,285 4,286 - 5,162
7 2,912 - 3,872 3,873 - 4,832 4,833 - 5,822
8 3,242 - 4,311 4,312 - 5,380 5,381 - 6,482
9 3,572 - 4,750 4,751 - 5,928 5,929 - 7,142
10 3,902 - 5,189 5,190 - 6,476 6,477 - 7,802
Last Updated: Thursday November 07 2013
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