Enter the total cost ($) and the profit margin ($) into the Selling Cost Calculator. The calculator will evaluate and display the Selling Cost.

## Selling Cost Formula

The following formula is used to calculate the Selling Cost.

**SC = TC + PM**

- Where SC is the Selling Cost ($)
- TC is the total cost ($)
- PM is the profit margin ($)

## How to Calculate Selling Cost?

The following example problems outline how to calculate Selling Cost.

Example Problem #1:

- First, determine the total cost ($). The total cost ($) is given as 40.
- Next, determine the profit margin ($). The profit margin ($) is provided as 20.
- Finally, calculate the Selling Cost using the equation above:

SC = TC + PM

The values given above are inserted into the equation below:

SC = 40 + 20 = 60 ($)

Example Problem #2:** **

The variables needed for this problem are provided below:

total cost ($) = 35

profit margin ($) = 7

Entering these values and solving gives:

SC = TC + PM** = 42 **($)