1. Program Standards
  2. TANF Payment levels
  3. TANF INITIAL EMPLOYMENT DEDUCTION
  4. Standard of Need 
  5. SNAP
  6. Standard Deduction (03/15)
  7. Other SNAP Deductions
  8. Utility Standard (10/18)

Program Standards

TANF Payment levels

Manual ReleaseEffective 10/01/18

# in unit
Child only

Adult & children
1 228 304
2 309 412
3 390 520
4 471 628
5 552 738
6 633 844
7 714 952
8 795 1060
9 876 1168
10 957 1276
11 1038 1384
12 1119 1492
13 1200 1600
14 1281 1708
15 1362 1816
16 1443 1924
17 1524 2032
18 1605 2140

TANF INITIAL EMPLOYMENT DEDUCTION (IED)

manual update 1018Effective 10/1/18

# in Unit 
1 202
2 274
3 346
4 418
5 490
6 562
7 634
8 706
9 778
10 850
11 922
12 994
13 1,066
14 1,138
15 1,210
16 1,282
17 1,354
18 1,426

Standard of Need

# in unit Group I Group II Group III
1 $667 $641 $545
2 873 844 808
3 1,184 1,146 1,096
4 1,301 1,265 1,221
5 1,522 1,480 1,424
6 1,711 1,660 1,606
7 1,803 1,749 1,690
8 1,896 1,846 1,777
9 1,995 1,944 1,875
10 2,100 2,045 1,972

SNAP Standards

revised manual textEffective 10/01/18
# in SNAP Unit SNAP Maximum
Allotment

SNAP Maximum
Gross Income Standard

165% FPL

(No Qualifying Member)

SNAP Maximum

Gross Income Standard

200% FPL

(Qualifying Member)

SNAP Maximum.
Net Income Standard
1 $192 $1,670 $2,023 $1,012
2 353  2,264  2,743  1,372
3 505  2,858  3,463  1,732
4 642  3,452  4,183  2,092
5 762  4,046  4,903  2,452
6 914  4,640  5,623  2,812
7 1,011  5,234  6,343  3,172
8 1,155  5,828  7,063  3,532
9 1,299  6,422  7,783  3,892
10 1,443  7,016  8,503  4,252
Each
add.
+144 +594 +720 +360

 revised manual textSNAP Standard Deductions

  • $157 - 1-3 people (10/18)
  • $167 - 4 people (10/18)
  • $197 - 5 people (10/18)
  • $227 - 6 or more people (10/18)

Other SNAP Deductions

  • revised manual textMaximum Shelter Deduction - $552 (10/18)
  • Dependent Care Deductions: 
    •   Use actual monthly costs 
  • Standard Medical Deduction (only SNAP units with qualifying members)
    • Residents of Group Homes/SLFs - $485 (07/11)
    • All other SNAP units with qualifying members - $245 (07/11)

Note: SNAP units that have expenses that exceed the Standard Medical Deduction may choose actual medical expenses.

 revised manual textSNAP Utility Standards (10/18)

UTILITY STANDARD  AMOUNT
A/C Heat $466
Limited Utility $319
Single Utility $72
Telephone $30