Use this child support calculator tool to get an estimate of child support payments based on New Mexico guidelines.

## Child Support Calculator (New Mexico)

### How to Use the Child Support Calculator

To use this calculator, enter your monthly gross income and the number of children for whom you are calculating support into the fields above. Once filled, click on the ‘Calculate’ button, and the estimated child support amount will be displayed.

### How the Calculator Works

This calculator estimates child support payments based on the monthly gross income and the number of children involved. A fixed percentage of the gross income is taken according to the number of children, in line with New Mexico child support guidelines. These percentages are 17% for one child, 25% for two children, 29% for three children, and 31% for four or more children.

### Limitations of the Calculator

Please note that this calculator provides an estimate only and may not reflect the actual child support order, which can be influenced by various factors including but not limited to custody arrangements, additional expenses, and deviations from the guideline amounts. Consult with a legal professional for an accurate child support determination.