Enter the net revenue ($) and the net income ($) into the Calculator. The calculator will evaluate the Cost Expense. 

Cost Expense Formula

CE = NR - NI


  • CE is the Cost Expense ($)
  • NR is the net revenue ($)
  • NI is the net income ($)

To calculate Cost Expenses, subtract the net income from the net revenue.

How to Calculate Cost Expenses?

The following steps outline how to calculate the Cost Expense.

  1. First, determine the net revenue ($). 
  2. Next, determine the net income ($). 
  3. Next, gather the formula from above = CE = NR – NI.
  4. Finally, calculate the Cost Expense.
  5. After inserting the variables and calculating the result, check your answer with the calculator above.

Example Problem : 

Use the following variables as an example problem to test your knowledge.

net revenue ($) = 30

net income ($) = 20