FINDING GROSS PAY

LESSON 2-2 FINDING GROSS PAY

INSTRUCTIONS: Gross Pay = Pay per hour times Hours worked

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Example: Paid at $15/hr for 6 hours is $15 x 6 = $90 Gross Pay

Exercises

1. Chester Krump worked these hours last week: Monday, 7 hours; Tuesday, 8 hours; Wednesday, 6 hours; Thursday, 7 hours; FridaY,,5 hours. Chester is paid $12 an hour.

How many hours did Chester work last week?

 

What was his gross pay for the week?

2. Rosemary Karzim earns $9 per hour at her job. The hours she worked during each of the last four weeks are shown at the right. For each week find the gross pay Rosemary earned. Then find her total gross pay for four weeks. Write your answers in the chart.

Week. Hours Worked. Gross Pay

1 40 $

2 31 $

3 37 $

4 39 $

Total Gross Pay $

3. Sandra Milgor has two jobs. Her full-time job pays $9 per hour. A part-time job pays $5 an hour. Last week Sandra worked 32 hours at her full-time job and 14 hours at her part-time job. Find the

gross pay she earned at her full-time job. $

gross pay she earned at her part-time job. $

total amount she earned from both jobs $

4. Harrison Cronk earns a weekly salary of $356.

How much would Harrison earn in 4 weeks of work? $

How much would he earn in a 52-week year? $

 

 

 

LESSON 2-4 FINDING AVERAGE PAY

INSTRUCTIONS: Find simple averages by adding the amounts, then dividing by the number of items added.

Example: Average of 4, 8, and 9 is 4 + 8 + 9 = 21, 21/3 = 7 (the average)
Exercises

5. Quinn LeGrow worked at three jobs in three weeks. In the first week, he earned $310. In the next week, he was paid $334. In the third week, he was paid $307.
What average pay per week did Quinn earn for these three weeks?

6. The monthly earnings of Cynthia Gragg for May through August were $1,684, $1,752, $1,592, $1,664.
What average amount per month did she earn for these four months? $

7. Nestor Gorbea worked five days last week and earned these amounts: $85.63, $79.66, $75.65, $89.28, $90.58.
What average amount per day did Nestor earn during these five days, rounded to the nearest dollar? $

8. Pauline Morse has worked as a loan officer in a bank for the past three years. During her first year, she earned $23,400. Her earnings increased to $26,200 the second year, and to $29,600 the third year.
What were her average annual earnings for the three years she worked for the bank?$

Finding Weighted Averages. Example: What is the average rate of pay for workers if 4 workers get $5.00 per hour, 3 get $7/hr and 2 get $10/hour (9 workers).

4 x $5 = $20, 3 x $7 = $21, 2 x $11 = $22; $20 + $21 + $22 = $63 / 9 = $7 per hour average rate of pay

9. Paul Bailey earns extra money by refinishing wood floors. His charge is based on the size and condition of the floor. Last month, he refinished 6 floors for $80 each, 2 floors for $68 each, and 1 floor for $122.
What average amount per floor did he earn for the month? $

10. After working at her new job, Rhonda Bloch found that she had earned the following monthly salaries: $1,600 monthly for the first 3 months; $1,720 monthly for the following 2 months; $1,840 for the sixth month.
What average amount per month did Rhonda earn during these six months?$

11. Four employees of the Micro-Line Company earn $14 an hour. Another 6 employees earn $12 an hour, while 4 others are paid $10 an hour.
What is the average pay per hour earned by the employees?$

Finding an unknown item in a series (see if you can figure these out yourself).

12. By working for 4 weeks at your part-time job you earned these amounts: $60, $72, $53, $47.
What pay will you have to earn in the fifth week to average $56 a week for five weeks of work?$

13. The average weekly pay of five employees of the Morris Electrical Supply Company is $473. The weekly pay of four of the employees is $385, $530, $526, $495.
What is the weekly pay of the other employee?$

14. On Monday, five employees of the Wexel Cartage Company earned an average gross pay of $108 for the day. Four of the employees earned these amounts on that day: $116, $102, $119, $86.
How much did the fifth employee earn on Monday?$

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