Enter the bonus earned ($) and the base salary ($) into the Calculator. The calculator will evaluate the Bonus Factor. 

Bonus Factor Formula

BF = BE / BS


  • BF is the Bonus Factor ()
  • BE is the bonus earned ($)
  • BS is the base salary ($)

To calculate the Bonus Factor, divide the bonus earned by the employee’s base salary.

How to Calculate Bonus Factor?

The following steps outline how to calculate the Bonus Factor.

  1. First, determine the bonus earned ($). 
  2. Next, determine the base salary ($). 
  3. Next, gather the formula from above = BF = BE / BS.
  4. Finally, calculate the Bonus Factor.
  5. After inserting the variables and calculating the result, check your answer with the calculator above.

Example Problem : 

Use the following variables as an example problem to test your knowledge.

bonus earned ($) = 300

base salary ($) = 50000