Medicaid Income and Resource Standards

Income and resource standard rates are based on household size.

 

Rates effective January 1, 2006 - December 31, 2006

Income and Resource Standards

Federal Poverty Levels (FPL) are estimated by New York State

Household
Size
 
Resources($) Medicaid Income Level
($)
 
100% FPL
($)
 
120%FPL
($)
 
133%FPL
($)
 
185% FPL($) 200%FPL
($)
 
 Year Month  Year Month   Year Month   Year Month   Year Month  Year  Month
 1  4,150  8,300 692 9,804 817  11,765 980  13,039 1,087 18,132 1,511 19,600 1,633
 2  5,400  10,800 900 13,200 1,100  15,840 1,320  17,556 1,463 24,180 2,035 26,400 2,200
 3   6,100  12,200 1,017  16,600 1,383      22,078 1,839 30,120 2,558 33,200 2,767
 4  6,150  12,300 1,025  20,000 1,667      26,600 2,216 36,996 3,084 40,000 3,333
 5  6,200  12,400 1,034  23,400 1,950      31,122 2,594 43,284 3,607 46,800 3,900
 6  6,800 13,600 1,134  26,800 2,233      35,644 2,970 49,572 4,131 53,600 4,467
 7  7,650  15,300 1,275 30,200 2,517      40,166 3,347 55,872 4,656 60,400 5,033
 8  8,500  17,000 1,417  33,600 2,800      44,688 3,724 62,160 5,180 67,200 5,600
 Each Add’l Person  +850  +1,700 +142  +3,400 283  +4,522 +377 +6,290 +524 +6,520 +543

Federal Poverty Levels (FPL)

Spousal Impoverishment  Income ($)  Resources ($) 
 Community Spouse    $2,489   $99,540*
 Institutionalized Spouse   $50**   $4,000
 Family Member Allowance  $1,669 is used in the FMA, the maximum allowance is $557  

*In determining the community spouse resource allowance on and after January 1, 1997, the community spouse is permitted to retain resources in an amount equal to the greater of the following $74,820 or the amount of the spousal share up to $95,100.
The spousal share is the amount equal to one half of the total value of the countable resources of the couple as of the date of the first continuous period of institutionalization of the institutionalized spouse on or after September 30, 1989.
Medicaid recipients residing at home receiving certain services. Contact our offices for further information.