Enter the total cost ($) and the total number of words into the Calculator. The calculator will evaluate the Rate Per Word.

## Rate Per Word Formula

RPW = C / W

Variables:

- RPW is the Rate Per Word ($/word)
- C is the total cost ($)
- W is the total number of words

To calculate the Rate Per Word, divide the total cost by the number of words.

## How to Calculate Rate Per Word?

The following steps outline how to calculate the Rate Per Word.

- First, determine the total cost ($).
- Next, determine the total number of words.
- Next, gather the formula from above = RPW = C / W.
- Finally, calculate the Rate Per Word.
- 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 cost ($) = 577

total number of words = 83823