Enter the original salary ($) and the percentage reduction (%) into the Calculator. The calculator will evaluate the Reduced Salary. 

Reduced Salary Formula

RS = OS - PR/100*OS


  • RS is the Reduced Salary ($)
  • OS is the original salary ($)
  • PR is the percentage reduction (%)

To calculate Reduced Salary, multiply the reduction rate by the original salary, then subtract this result from the original salary.

How to Calculate Reduced Salary?

The following steps outline how to calculate the Reduced Salary.

  1. First, determine the original salary ($). 
  2. Next, determine the percentage reduction (%). 
  3. Next, gather the formula from above = RS = OS – PR/100*OS.
  4. Finally, calculate the Reduced Salary.
  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.

original salary ($) = 800

percentage reduction (%) = 20