• AS is the annual salary ($) • RBR is the retention bonus rate (%) To calculate the Retention Bonus, multiply the annual salary by the retention bonus rate. ## How to Calculate Retention Bonus? The following steps outline how to calculate the Retention Bonus. 1. First, determine the annual salary ($).
2. Next, determine the retention bonus rate (%).
3. Next, gather the formula from above = RB = AS * RBR/100.
4. Finally, calculate the Retention Bonus.
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.

annual salary (\$) = 100,000

retention bonus rate (%) = 15