Market Rate Survey
The Market Rate Survey
is federal requirement of the Child Care and Development Block Grant, as well as being a part of Nebraska’s State Statute.
The MRS collects data every two years from licensed providers across Nebraska.
Child Care Subsidy rates for child care providers are set in accordance to the results of the survey and in combination with their provider type (Family Child Care Home I/II and Child Care Centers), their geographical location (Urban or Rural), and accreditation.
Accredited Providers will receive rates at the 75th percentile of the urban rates for their provider type.