The cost per page of printing is an important metric for individuals and businesses who regularly print documents. This calculator helps you budget your printing expenses by factoring in ink costs, paper costs, and any additional expenses such as maintenance or energy usage.

## How to Calculate Printing Cost Per Page

To determine your cost per page, follow these steps:

- Enter the total number of pages you plan to print.
- Input the total ink cost in USD.
- Enter the total paper cost in USD.
- Optionally, add any other expenses such as maintenance or energy costs.
- Click 'Calculate Cost Per Page' to get the result.

### Formula Used

The formula used to calculate the cost per page is:

**Cost Per Page = (Ink Cost + Paper Cost + Additional Costs) / Total Pages**

This formula divides the total printing costs by the number of pages to give you the cost per printed page.

### Example Calculation

If you're printing 500 pages and the total ink cost is $50, the total paper cost is $25, and there are $5 in additional costs, the calculation would be:

**Cost Per Page = ($50 + $25 + $5) / 500 = $80 / 500 = $0.16 per page**