Enter the total cost and the number of cans into the calculator to determine the average cost per can.

Cost Per Can Formula

The following equation is used to calculate the .

CPC = TC / #C

  • Where CPC is the cost per can ($/can)
  • TC is the total cost ($)
  • #C is the number of cans

What is the average Cost Per Can?


The average cost to produce a 12-ounce can of soda is around 10 cents per can.

The average cost per can is the ratio of total fixed cost plus total variable cost to the number of cans.