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. 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 of Social Security’s definition of disability or one of Social Security’s liberal work incentive programs. If you are eligible, you get full benefits, even...Read more