Enter the equations for the demand curve and the supply curve into the calculator. The calculator will evaluate the producer surplus, equilibrium price, and equilibrium quantity.

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## Producer Surplus Formula

The following formula is used to calculate the consumer surplus.

PS = (MP - M)*QS

- Where PS is the producer surplus
- MP is the market price. (actual sell price.
- M is the minimum price the producer would sell at.
- QS is the quantity sold.

To calculate a producer surplus, subtract the minimum price sold by the producer from the market price, then multiply by the total quantity sold.

## Producer Surplus Definition

Producer Surplus is the amount of extra capital a producer earns from an increase in market price due to an increase in demand.

## Producer Surplus Example

How to calculate producer surplus?

**First, determine the market price.**This is the actual selling price of the good.

**Next, determine the minimum price.**This is the minimum price the producer could sell the good for.

**Next, determine the quantity sold.**Measure the quantity sold at the market price.

**Finally, calculate the producer surplus.**Using the formula above calculate the producer surplus.

## FAQ

**What is a producer surplus?**

A producer surplus is a monetary increase in surplus capital due to increase sales of a good above a minimum sale price.