How Much Will My Disability Benefit Be?
Are you curious what your Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits will be? You can get a quick estimate for your monthly SSDI benefits payment by creating a free, personal “My Social Security account.” With this personal account, you can receive personalized estimates of future benefits based on your real earnings, you can see your latest statement, and review your earnings history. It even makes it easy to request a replacement Social Security Card or check the status of an application. Go check it out here!
Your earnings from all your lifetime of jobs that were covered by Social Security are used to determine the amount of monthly SSDI benefits payments you’ll receive. Right now, the average for an individual is $1,234.
The maximum monthly Social Security Disability benefit for 2019 is $ 2,861, a 2.8% increase from 2018. This is also the maximum monthly amount people who have reached full retirement age can receive for their monthly Social Security retirement payment. Benefit amounts for the spouses and children of disabled workers has also increased by 2.8%. The average amount received by a disability recipient with a spouse and one or more children is now $2,130.
If you are considering applying for SSDI benefits, or have recently been denied, don’t wait! Contact Renda Law in Tacoma today to set up a FREE consultation, so that we can discuss all your options and help you get the benefits you deserve.