Child Support Obligation Calculator
This child support obligation calculator is based on the South Dakota Child
Support Guideline laws and is intended to provide the basic support obligation
for child support for combined monthly Net Income to $20,000. Deviations and
adjustments (for child care, visitation, or other factors) the court may allow
are not included in the calculation of the basic support obligation. All
amounts listed must be monthly.
Select the number of children for this obligation calculation.
Gross Monthly Income:
(For unemployment or less than minimum wage, use $1,499 for gross
income. If disabled, use actual amount of benefits.) * Required Field.
Deductions to Gross Income: The FIT, Social Security and Medicare
deductions will automatically formulate when you click on calculate.
Monthly Net Income
Combined Monthly Net Income
% Combined Income
Total Support Obligation
Individual Parent Support Obligation
Non-Custodial Parent Net Income Only
Monthly Child Support Obligation
Amount Adjusted for Medical
Adjusted Monthly Child Support Obligation
Medical insurance is considered reasonable in cost if the cost
attributable to the child is equal to or less than 8% of the net
income, after proportionate medical support credit is applied,
of the parent ordered to maintain insurance, and the amount is
specified in the order.
Parent 1 8% Limit
Parent 2 8% Limit
The calculator provides only an estimate and is not a guarantee
of the amount of child support that may be ordered by the court.
Other factors may affect the amount of child support awarded.