WIC Income Guidelines

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  (July 2018-June 2019)

Family Size Weekly Income (gross) Annual Income

1

$432

$22,459
2 $586

$30,451

3 $740 $38,443
4 $893 $46,435
5

$1047

$54,427
6 $1,201 $62,419
7 $1,355
$70,411
$1,508 $78,403
(Additional) +154 +7,7992
                       

 

  • 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 herself plus number of babies expecting.

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