Katherine Jackson, mother of US pop star Michael Jackson, at the Santa Barbara County Courthouse in Santa Maria, California, March 25, 2005. Reuters

Michael Jackson's mother, Katherine, is receiving $86,804 per month according to court documents released Thursday in Los Angeles.

Jackson, 79, is receiving a monthly allowance of $26,804 and a children's allowance of $60,000.

The monthly stipend was approved in August by Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Mitchell Beckloff, the amount was however only disclosed on Thursday, the Associated Press reported.

Katherine Jackson has been named permanent guardian of the three grandchildren. Katherine, Michael