MATH SOLVE

5 months ago

Q:
# Georgia Lybrand installs fencing. She is paid $9.50 per hour for an 8 hour day and time and a half for overtime for any work over 8 hours per day. what is her pay for a week when she worked 7, 12, 9, 10, and 10 hours?

Accepted Solution

A:

She was payed 39 hours regular pay. So 39 times $9.50 is $370.50. On top of that, she was paid 9 hours overtime. And her overtime pay rate is $14.25. $14.25 times 9 equals $128.25. $370.50 + $128.25 = $498.75. So her total pay was $498.75 for that week