You are paid a modest retainer of $325 to be on call for one week each month. Your hourly pay rate is $18. You are scheduled to work 38 hours the week you are on retainer. Your employer is required to deduct a total of 22% from your pay.
a) What do you expect to earn in your gross weekly pay?
b) What is your net weekly pay?
College Mathematics - Ms. Sue, Tuesday, September 7, 2010 at 1:40pm
a) Multiply 18 by 38 and add 325.
Multiply the gross pay by 0.22 to find the tax. Subtract from gross pay to find the net pay.
College Mathematics - Carmen, Tuesday, September 7, 2010 at 3:03pm
College Mathematics - Ms. Sue, Tuesday, September 7, 2010 at 3:35pm