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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?

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    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.

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