Enter the recruitment rate (%) and the total salary ($) into the Calculator. The calculator will evaluate the Cost Of Recruitment. 

Cost Of Recruitment Formula

COR = RR/100 * S


  • COR is the Cost Of Recruitment ($)
  • RR is the recruitment rate (%)
  • S is the total salary ($)

To calculate the Cost Of Recruitment, multiply the recruitment rate by the total salary.

How to Calculate Cost Of Recruitment?

The following steps outline how to calculate the Cost Of Recruitment.

  1. First, determine the recruitment rate (%). 
  2. Next, determine the total salary ($). 
  3. Next, gather the formula from above = COR = RR/100 * S.
  4. Finally, calculate the Cost Of Recruitment.
  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.

recruitment rate (%) = 2.5

total salary ($) = 50000