Voucher Payment Standards

 ​ VOUCHER PAYMENT STANDARDS- 2018​

100% of HUD Fair Market Rent (FMR’s) published on October 2, 2017  

Bedroom Size

Payment Standard

0

$1,540

1

$1,855

2

$2,330

3

$3,220

4

$3,950

5

$4,540

6

$5,130


The Payment Standard is defined as “the maximum monthly assistance payment for a family assisted in the voucher program (before deducting the total tenant payment by the family)” [24 CFR 982.4(b)].

The Payment Standard for a family is the lower of (1) the payment standard for the family unit size, which is defined as the appropriate number of bedrooms for the family under OHA’s subsidy standards [24 CFR 982.4(b)], or (2) the payment standard for the size of the dwelling unit rented by the family.​ ​​​​​​