Foster care pay rates

by Randy Ellis Modified: July 24, 2012 at 8:55 pm •  Published: July 24, 2012


Foster care pay rates

Oklahoma foster parents will receive raises beginning Aug. 1. The amounts they will receive will vary, depending on the age of the children in their care. Following is a list of the old and new monthly rates, with the old rates listed first.

Age Old rate New rate

Child aged 0-5 $365 $403.48

Child 6-12 $430 $471.78

Child 13-plus $498.33 $538.73

by Randy Ellis
Capitol Bureau Reporter
For the past 30 years, staff writer Randy Ellis has exposed public corruption and government mismanagement in news articles. Ellis has investigated problems in Oklahoma's higher education institutions and wrote stories that ultimately led to two...
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