• 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