Enter the total variable expense ($) and the total number of units into the Calculator. The calculator will evaluate the Variable Expense Per Unit.

## Variable Expense Per Unit Formula

VEU = VE / U

Variables:

- VEU is the Variable Expense Per Unit ($/unit)
- VE is the total variable expense ($)
- U is the total number of units

To calculate Variable Expense Per Unit, divide the total variable expenses by the number of units.

## How to Calculate Variable Expenses Per Unit?

The following steps outline how to calculate the Variable Expense Per Unit.

- First, determine the total variable expense ($).
- Next, determine the total number of units.
- Next, gather the formula from above = VEU = VE / U.
- Finally, calculate the Variable Expense Per Unit.
- 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.

total variable expense ($) = 500

total number of units = 100