I am 60% disabled. Will I get a partial Social Security Disability benefit if I am approved for Social Security?
Social Security Is Different from Other Programs Social Security does not pay partial Social Security Disability benefits. Some other benefit programs such as workers compensation and the Veteran’s Administration will pay a partial benefit if they determine you are partially disabled. Either you are disabled as Social Security defines it and you receive a full benefit or your are not and no benefits are paid. What “Disabled” Means to Social Security You do not have to be completely incapacitated to get Social Security Disability. You can even work and get benefits, as long as your work falls within the parameters...Read more