Medicare costs at a glance
Listed below are basic costs for people with Medicare. If you want to see and compare costs for specific health care plans, visit the Medicare Plan Finder.
2019 costs at a glance
|Part A premium||Most people don’t pay a monthly premium for Part A (sometimes called “premium-free Part A“). If you buy Part A, you’ll pay up to $437 each month. If you paid Medicare taxes for less than 30 quarters, the standard Part A premium is $437. If you paid Medicare taxes for 30-39 quarters, the standard Part A premium is $240.|
|Part A hospital inpatient deductible and coinsurance||You pay:|
|Part B premium||The standard Part B premium amount is $135.50 (or higher depending on your income).|
|Part B deductible and coinsurance||$185 per year. After your deductible is met, you typically pay 20% of thefor most doctor services (including most doctor services while you’re a hospital inpatient), outpatient therapy, and|
|Part C premium|
The Part C monthlyvaries by plan.
|Part D premium|
The Part D monthlyvaries by plan (higher-income consumers may pay more).