Social Security and Medicaid Benefits That May Be Available to You

SOCIAL SECURITY
2016
2017
SSI monthly payment (single)
$733
$735
SSI monthly payment (couple)
$1,100
$1,103
SSI asset limit (single)
$2,000
$2,000
SSI asset limit (couple)
$3,000
$3,000
Substantial Gainful Employment
(the amount you can earn per month and still retain benefits)
(non-blind)
(blind)
(student)
$1,130
$1,820
$1,780
($7,180 Annual)
$1,170
$1,950
$1,790
($7,200 Annual)
Trial Work Period
(amount you can earn before the SSA begins to review your disability)
$810
$840
Quarter earnings for coverage
(the amount you must earn per quarter in order to accrue credit towards SSDI)
$1,260
$1,300

ILLINOIS MEDICAID
Medicaid Standard of Need (amount you can earn before you incur a spenddown) AABD
$990
 $990
SNAP – Food Assistance Max Allotment –
$194
 $194
Monthly HBWD Income Allowance
$3,433
 $3,465