Enter the total monthly cost ($) and the hours of operation (hrs) into the Calculator. The calculator will evaluate the Dump Truck Operating Cost. 

Dump Truck Operating Cost Formula



  • DPOC is the Dump Truck Operating Cost ($/hr)
  • TMC is the total monthly cost ($)
  • HU is the hours of operation (hrs)

To calculate Dump Truck Operating Cost, divide the total monthly cost by the hours of operation.

How to Calculate Dump Truck Operating Cost?

The following steps outline how to calculate the Dump Truck Operating Cost.

  1. First, determine the total monthly cost ($). 
  2. Next, determine the hours of operation (hrs). 
  3. Next, gather the formula from above = DPOC = TMC / HU.
  4. Finally, calculate the Dump Truck Operating Cost.
  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 monthly cost ($) = 20000

hours of operation (hrs) = 200