Price Guidelines

Resources for WIC Authorized Grocery Stores


MN WIC Program

The maximum prices that stores can charge for the WIC allowed foods is determined through a price survey of all the stores participating in the WIC Program. This price survey is conducted twice a year. The maximum amount which stores can charge for the WIC allowed foods is 115% of the state average cost. Special formula pricing is set at 130% of manufacturer cost.

Click to view the current average cost for the WIC allowed foods:

Maximum Prices for WIC-Allowed Foods
(PDF: 52KB/2 pages)
- updated November, 2014

Maximum Prices for Other Milk Products and Ready To Feed Formulas
(PDF: 22KB/1 page)
– updated November 2014

WIC Special Formula Price List
(PDF: 260KB/4 pages)
- updated January, 2015