Benefit of Work

Disability and Illness Payments

What is the Benefit of Work Estimator?

The benefit of work estimator for disability and illness payments shows how income from employment may affect your disability or illness payment.

The figures displayed are an estimate. Your actual payment may differ. This depends on your personal circumstances. Please answer all questions.

This tool is anonymous and the information you provide cannot be used to identify you by the Department of Social Protection.

If you are in receipt of Invalidity Pension or Illness Benefit, you must change to Partial Capacity Benefit before you begin work. Learn more.
A dependent child is a child who lives with you and is 17 years of age or younger (or 21 or younger and in full-time education). Learn more about dependent children.
This does not include GP visit cards. This information is to calculate your tax only. Read about medical cards.