math
posted by lily .
amy is paid time and a half for hours worked in excess of 40 hours and double time for hours worked on sunday. If her weekly wage was $342 for working 50 hours, 4 of which were on sunday, what is her regular hourly rate?

let her regular hourly rate be $R
40 R + 4(2R) + 6(1.5) = 342
57R = 342
R = 6
Respond to this Question
Similar Questions

??
why do you times 8.6x1.5x8? where does the 8 come from? 
Math
Please show your work thanks for your help. Eric works in a factory where he earns $9.24 an hour. He receives time and a half for over time and double time for work on Sunday. He worked 52 hours this week , with eight hours of overtime … 
Math
Sandy Sanders has an hourly wage of $ 15.00 and is paid time and one half for all overtime after 40 hours. Calculate Sandy’s gross pay for the week of August 13 for which she worked the following number of hours. Sunday: Monday: … 
algebra
Joan is paid 11/2 hours for every hour she works on Saturday and 2 hours for every hour worked on Sunday; she is paid regular time for the rest of the week. How many hours will she be paid for if she works 40 hours during the week, … 
math
Pat worked 43 hours and received $7.25 per hour for regular pay and timeandahalf for all hours over 40 hours. What were her weekly earnings? 
Math
Lee Lu is paid $12.50 per hour, with overtime pay of timeandahalf for Saturday work and double time for Sunday. Calculate her gross pay if she worked 35 hours during the week, 5 hours Saturday and 3 hours Sunday. 
math
If Sue worked 6 3/4 hours on Monday, 4 hours on Tuesday, 7 3/4 hours on Wednesday, 8 hours on Thursday, and 5 1/2 hours on Friday, calculate her weekly wage at $7.20 per hour. 
math
Mary Stevens earns $6 an hour at her job and is entitled to timeandahalf for overtime, and double time on holidays. Last week she worked 40 hours of regular time, 6 1/2 hours of overtime, and 8 hours of holiday time. How much did … 
math
Pat worked 43 hours and received $7.25 per hour for regular pay and timeandahalf for all hours over 40 hours. What were her weekly earnings? 
Math
Alanna is paid $12.25 for regular hourly rate for all hours worked from Monday to Friday with time and a half paid her for Saturday hours and double time for Sunday hours?