North Carolina Child Support Calculator | Guidelines

North Carolina Child Support Calculator | Guidelines

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The North Carolina child support calculator, is an online resource which allows a noncustodial parent the ability to estimate how much they may have to pay in child support on a monthly basis. The noncustodial parent’s gross income along with the costs of child care and health insurance premiums will be needed in order to complete.

How to Calculate

Step 1: Go to this page.


Step 2: Enter in the number of children for whom child support is sought.

Step 3: Enter the monthly gross income for each parent

Step 4: Enter any pre-exiting child support payment for each parent

Step 5: Enter the number of other children for each parent

Step 6: Enter work related child care costs paid for each parent

Step 7: Enter health insurance premium costs for each parent

Step 8: Enter any extraordinary expenses for each parent

Step 9: Click “compute”

The online calculator is based on the child support guidelines set forth by the North Carolina Judiciary set forth here.

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If you want to do the computation on a separate worksheet, you can use this .pdf calculator.  This is also based on the child support guidelines.

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