What is the Benefit of Work Estimator?
The benefit of work estimator for jobseeker and one parent family payments shows how starting work or increasing your hours could affect your payment. The estimate will include income from your employment and any social welfare payments you may still be entitled to.
Who can use the Estimator?
This tool is anonymous and the information you provide cannot be used to identify you by the Department of Social Protection.
What Information does it need?
You will need to provide information on:
Social welfare scheme
You will need to tell the estimator what scheme you are currently being paid on.
Family and children.
You will need to select your relationship status and if you have dependent children.
You will need to provide information on your current job, if applicable, and you will need to know how many days, hours and the rate of pay for the new job.