A blind or disabled child, who is a student regularly attending school, college, or university, or a course of vocational or technical training, can have limited earnings that are not counted against his or her Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits. The maximum amount of the income exclusion applicable to a student in 2012 is $1,700 per month but not more than $6,840 in 2012.
Income Exclusion Amounts for 2013
Calculation details for 2013
The unrounded yearly amount for 2012 is $6840.00. This amount is also increased by 1.7 percent to $6956.28, which we then round to $6,960.