Typical In-house costs Costs (PA)
Salary (@ $18.00 per hour) $37.440
Super (9% of salary) $3,370
Payroll Tax (5% of salary) $1,872
Work Cover (2.5% of salary) $936
Temps ($25 per hour; 20 days PA) $4,000
Misc (Advertising, training etc.) $2,400
Depreciation, infrastructure, training etc. $1,123

Total

$51,141
Convert to cost-per-line $0.43

*The above illustration assumes that a typist produces only 120,000 lines of typing per year. There is a calculated annual cost which is converted to a cost-per-line for easy comparison.