Rates of Payment 2014


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State Pension (Non-Contributory)

 
Weekly means as assessed by us: Personal rate Increase per week for spouse/partner aged under 66
Up to €30.00
€219.00
€144.70
Over €30.00 and up to €32.50
€216.50
€143.00
Over €32.50 and up to €35.00
€214.00
€141.40
Over €35.00 and up to €37.50
€211.50
€139.70
Over €37.50 and up to €40.00
€209.00
€138.10
Over €40.00 and up to €42.50
€206.50
€136.40
Over €42.50 and up to €45.00
€204.00
€134.80
Over €45.00 and up to €47.50
€201.50
€133.10
Over €47.50 and up to €50.00
€199.00
€131.50
Over €50.00 and up to €52.50
€196.50
€129.80
Over €52.50 and up to €55.00
€194.00
€128.20
Over €55.00 and up to €57.50
€191.50
€126.50
Over €57.50 and up to €60.00
€189.00
€124.90
Over €60.00 and up to €62.50
€186.50
€123.20
Over €62.50 and up to €65.00
€184.00
€121.60
Over €65.00 and up to €67.50
€181.50
€119.90
Over €67.50 and up to €70.00
€179.00
€118.30
Over €70.00 and up to €72.50
€176.50
€116.60
Over €72.50 and up to €75.00
€174.00
€115.00
Over €75.00 and up to €77.50
€171.50
€113.30
Over €77.50 and up to €80.00
€169.00
€111.70
Over €80.00 and up to €82.50
€166.50
€110.00
Over €82.50 and up to €85.00
€164.00
€108.40
Over €85.00 and up to €87.50
€161.50
€106.70
Over €87.50 and up to €90.00
€159.00
€105.10
Over €90.00 and up to €92.50
€156.50
€103.40
Over €92.50 and up to €95.00
€154.00
€101.80
Over €95.00 and up to €97.50
€151.50
€100.10
Over €97.50 and up to €100.00
€149.00
€98.40
Over €100.00 and up to €102.50
€146.50
€96.80
Over €102.50 and up to €105.00
€144.00
€95.10
Over €105.00 and up to €107.50
€141.50
€93.50
Over €107.50 and up to €110.00
€139.00
€91.80
Over €110.00 and up to €112.50
€136.50
€90.20
Over €112.50 and up to €115.00
€134.00
€88.50
Over €115.00 and up to €117.50
€131.50
€86.90
Over €117.50 and up to €120.00
€129.00
€85.20
Over €120.00 and up to €122.50
€126.50
€83.60
Over €122.50 and up to €125.00
€124.00
€81.90
Over €125.00 and up to €127.50
€121.50
€80.30
Over €127.50 and up to €130.00
€119.00
€78.60
Over €130.00 and up to €132.50
€116.50
€77.00
Over €132.50 and up to €135.00
€114.00
€75.30
Over €135.00 and up to €137.50
€111.50
€73.70
Over €137.50 and up to €140.00
€109.00
€72.00
Over €140.00 and up to €142.50
€106.50
€70.40
Over €142.50 and up to €145.00
€104.00
€68.70
Over €145.00 and up to €147.50
€101.50
€67.10
Over €147.50 and up to €150.00
€99.00
€65.40
Over €150.00 and up to €152.50
€96.50
€63.80
Over €152.50 and up to €155.00
€94.00
€62.10
Over €155.00 and up to €157.50
€91.50
€60.50
Over €157.50 and up to €160.00
€89.00
€58.80
Over €160.00 and up to €162.50
€86.50
€57.20
Over €162.50 and up to €165.00
€84.00
€55.50
Over €165.00 and up to €167.50
€81.50
€53.80
Over €167.50 and up to €170.00
€79.00
€52.20
Over €170.00 and up to €172.50
€76.50
€50.50
Over €172.50 and up to €175.00
€74.00
€48.90
Over €175.00 and up to €177.50
€71.50
€47.20
Over €177.50 and up to €180.00
€69.00
€45.60
Over €180.00 and up to €182.50
€66.50
€43.90
Over €182.50 and up to €185.00
€64.00
€42.30
Over €185.00 and up to €187.50
€61.50
€40.60
Over €187.50 and up to €190.00
€59.00
€39.00
Over €190.00 and up to €192.50
€56.50
€37.30
Over €192.50 and up to €195.00
€54.00
€35.70
Over €195.00 and up to €197.50
€51.50
€34.00
Over €197.50 and up to €200.00
€49.00
€32.40
Over €200.00 and up to €202.50
€46.50
€30.70
Over €202.50 and up to €205.00
€44.00
€29.10
Over €205.00 and up to €207.50
€41.50
€27.40
Over €207.50 and up to €210.00
€39.00
€25.80
Over €210.00 and up to €212.50
€36.50
€24.10
Over €212.50 and up to €215.00
€34.00
€22.50
Over €215.00 and up to €217.50
€31.50
€20.80
Over €217.50 and up to €220.00
€29.00
€19.20
Over €220.00 and up to €222.50
€26.50
€17.50
Over €222.50 and up to €225.00
€24.00
€15.90
Over €225.00 and up to €227.50
€21.50
€14.20
Over €227.50 and up to €230.00
€19.00
€12.60
Over €230.00 and up to €232.50
€16.50
€10.90
Over €232.50 and up to €235.00
€14.00
€9.30
Over €235.00 and up to €237.50
€11.50
€7.60
Over €237.50 and up to €240.00
€9.00
€5.90
Over €240.00 and up to €242.50
€6.50
€4.30
Over €242.50 and up to €245.00
€4.00
€2.60
Over €245.00
Nil
Nil

 

Qualified Child
Increases: Rate per week
  • Each Qualified Child
Full rate: €29.80
  • Each Qualified Child
Half-rate: €14.90

 

Additional Increases
Increases Rate per week
  • Living Alone Increase for people age 66 or over
€7.70
  • Extra increase for people age 80 or over
€10.00
  • Increase for people age 66 or over, living on certain offshore islands
€12.70

State Pension (Contributory) from 1 January 2014

The rates below applies only to claimants, who reach pension age, for State Pension (Contributory) from 1 September 2012. It does not affect anyone receiving a State Pension before this date.

Yearly Average Contributions Personal Rate Per Week Increase for Qualified Adult Aged under 66 Rate per Week Increase for Qualified Adult Aged 66 or Over Rate per Week (see Note 1)
48 or over
€230.30
€153.50
€206.30
40 - 47
€225.80
€146.00
€196.00
30 - 39
€207.00
€139.00
€186.00
20 - 29
€196.00
€130.00
€175.00
15 - 19
€150.00
€100.00
€134.00
10 - 14
€92.00
€61.00
€83.00

 

*Note 1:
You may get a reduced rate increase if your qualified adult has earnings or income in excess of €100.00 and up to €310.00 gross per week (See Appendix 1).

 

The rates below applies to those who qualify for a State Pension(Contributory) before 1 September 2012.

Yearly Average Contributions Personal Rate Per Week Increase for Qualified Adult Aged under 66 Rate per Week Increase for Qualified Adult Aged 66 or Over Rate per Week (see Note 1)
48 or over
€230.30
€153.50
€206.30
20 - 47
€225.80
€153.50
€206.30
15 - 19
€172.00
€115.10
(*See Note 2)
€154.70
(*See Note 2)
10 - 14
€115.20
€76.80
(*See Note 2)
€103.20
(*See Note 2)

 

* Note 2 :
These Increases for Qualified Adult rates apply to claims made after 6 April 2001. For persons getting similar reduced personal rates before 6 April 2001, the following Increases for Qualified Adult Rates apply:

Aged under 66 €123.00
Aged 66 or over €154.70

 

Qualified Child
Increases: Rate per week
  • Each Qualified Child
Full rate: €29.80
(*See Note 3)
  • Each Qualified Child
Half-rate: €14.90
(*See Note 3)

 

* Note 3:
You can get an increase of €29.80 for each qualified child if you get an increase for a qualified adult or if you are parenting alone. If you do not qualify for an increase for a qualified adult, you may get a half-rate qualified child increase.

 

Extra Benefits
Increases Rate per week
  • Living Alone Increase for people age 66 or over
€7.70
  • Extra increase for people age 80 or over
€10.00
  • Increase for people age 66 or over, living on certain offshore islands
€12.70

 

Widow's, Widower's or Surviving Civil Partner's Contributory Pension

Contributions
Aged under 66
Rate per week
Aged over 66
Rate per week
48 and over
€193.50
€230.30
36-47
€190.70
€225.80
24-35
€188.00
€220.40

 

Increases: Rate per Week
  • Each qualified child
€29.80
  • Living Alone Increase for people age 66 or over
€7.70
  • Extra increase for people age 80 or over

€10.00

  • Increase for people age 66 or over living on certain offshore islands
€12.70
Last modified:02/01/2014
 

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