Enter the total fringe benefits ($) and the total salary ($) into the Fringe Benefit Rate Calculator. The calculator will evaluate the Fringe Benefit Rate.

## Fringe Benefit Rate Formula

The following two example problems outline the steps and information needed to calculate the Fringe Benefit Rate.

FBR = FB / S * 100

- Where FBR is the Fringe Benefit Rate (%)
- FB is the total fringe benefits ($)
- S is the total salary ($)

To calculate a fringe benefit rate, divide the total fringe benefits by the total salary, then multiply by 100 by to express the result as a percent.

## How to Calculate Fringe Benefit Rate?

The following example problems outline how to calculate Fringe Benefit Rate.

Example Problem #1:

- First, determine the total fringe benefits ($).
- The total fringe benefits ($) is given as: 1,000.

- Next, determine the total salary ($).
- The total salary ($) is provided as: 35,000.

- Finally, calculate the Fringe Benefit Rate using the equation above:

FBR = FB / S * 100

The values provided above are inserted into the equation below and computed.

FBR = 1,000 / 35,000 * 100 = 2.85 (%)

Example Problem #2:** **

For this problem, the variables required are provided below:

total fringe benefits ($) = 2,000

total salary ($) = 60,000

Test your knowledge using the equation and check your answer with the calculator..

FBR = FB / S * 100** = ?**