2023 SSI Benefits Chart Available

Empire Justice Center January 31, 2023

As reported in the October 2022 issue of this newsletter, this year’s cost-of-living (COLA) increase is at a historic level of  8.7%, the highest since 1981. The Supplemental Security Income (SSI) Benefits Level Chart published by New York’s Office of Disability and Temporary Assistance (OTDA) has been updated for 2023 and is available here, reflecting a monthly SSI benefit rate increase of $73, from $841 to $914. The SSI rate for couples will increase from $1,261 to $1,371.  The New York State Supplement (SSP) will remain the same.