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​SNAP Income Limits

There are a few factors that contribute to higher SNAP allowances and income limits in Pennsylvania. Factors include household size, monthly income, and if a member of your household is 60-years-old or older, or has a disability. The best way to determine if and how much your household will qualify for SNAP is to apply.

Income requirements, beginning Oct. 1, 2019 through Sept. 30, 2020:

Household SizeMaximum Gross Monthly Income
 1 $1,354
 2 $1,832
 3 $2,311
 4 $2,790
 5 $3,269
 6 $3,748
 7 $4,227
 8 $4,705
 each additional member+ $479


Income requirements, Oct. 1, 2018 through Sept. 30, 2019: 

Household SizeMaximum Gross Monthly Income
1$1,316
2$1,784
3$2,252
4$2,270
5$3,188
6$3,656
7$4,952
8$4,124
each additional member+$468

 

Households with incomes within these guidelines receive this Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)-funded brochure, Help for Pennsylvanians in Need.