No consideration will be given because of different earnings during the marriage. Contributions from separate property, which have result in an increase to community assets, may result in different treatment.
Yes, spousal support can and usually will be awarded to a spouse that has insufficient income to support herself. However, in a short-term marriage spousal support will terminate, usually at ½ the term of the marriage.
The court will also expect the spouse receiving support to obtain and keep gainful employment so that the supporting spouse can terminate or reduce support earlier. You do not mention children. Child support can significantly affect the amount of overall “family” support.
I highly recommend you consult and retain an attorney. The court expects you to prove your case. The court will not do your work for you. Good luck.
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