How much is the benefit?
The benefit can be up to $2,266.25 monthly for a married veteran (or $27,195.00 per year). And, for a surviving spouse the benefit can be up to $1,465.00 monthly (or $17,586.00). Amounts vary based upon healthcare needs, but they can increase over time as your needs increase. Click here for a breakdown of veterans’ rates and surviving spousal rates.