Nebraska Child Support Calculator  Guidelines 

The Nebraska child support calculator, is a PDF document that allows a custodial or noncustodial parent the ability to estimate how much they may have to pay in child support payments. Some of the factors considered in the calculation include each parent’s income and certain expenses including child support paid on behalf of other children. The amount you calculate will be just an estimate. The actual child support order may be different.
How to Calculate
Step 1: Download worksheet
Step 2: Enter total monthly income from all sources for each parent
Step 3: Enter amounts for the following deductions for each parent
 Taxes
 FICA
 Retirement
 Child support previously ordered for other children
 Regular support for other children
 Total deductions
Step 4: Subtract the total deductions from the total monthly income for each parent to get monthly net income
Step 5: Add the monthly net incomes for each parent together to get the combined monthly net income and then multiply by 12 to get the annual combined net income
Step 6: Get the percent contribution of each parent by dividing each parent’s monthly net income by the combined monthly net income.
Step 7: Look at Table 1 to get the monthly support amount.
Step 8: Add the health insurance premium to the monthly support amount to get the total obligation
Step 9: To get each parents total share, multiply the total obligation by percent contribution.
Step 10: Subtract any amounts actually paid for health insurance to get the total obligation.