Enter the total deductions ($) and the total salary ($) into the Calculator. The calculator will evaluate the Deduction Percentage. 

Deduction Percentage Formula

DP = TD / TS * 100


  • DP is the Deduction Percentage (%)
  • TD is the total deductions ($)
  • TS is the total salary ($)

To calculate the Deduction Percentage, divide the total deductions by the total salary, then multiply by 100.

How to Calculate Deduction Percentage?

The following steps outline how to calculate the Deduction Percentage.

  1. First, determine the total deductions ($). 
  2. Next, determine the total salary ($). 
  3. Next, gather the formula from above = DP = TD / TS * 100.
  4. Finally, calculate the Deduction Percentage.
  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.

total deductions ($) = 5000

total salary ($) = 60000