0 2 4 6 8 10% 4 x 2.5 x 2 x 1.5 x 1 x poverty level Pay2%ofincome 4% 6.3% 8.05% 9.5% Income for one person Amount paid by one person: Amount paid by family of four: Income for a family of four Income compared WITH poverty level: $11,490 $17,235 $22,980 $28,725 $45,960 $230 $471 $689 $1,413 $1,448 $2,967 $2,312 $4,739 $4,366 $8,949 $23,550 $35,325 $47,100 $58,875 $94,200 Note: Figures show subsidized rate for the second least expensive silver plan under the Affordable Care Act. Amount paid annually for insurance after subsidy A worker getting insurance for only $230 might not want to earn more if that means paying $689 or $1,448 to get the same insurance.

SOURCE: The Affordable Care Act.