Enter the shift premium rate ($/hr) and the hours worked (hrs) into the Calculator. The calculator will evaluate the Shift Premium.

## Shift Premium Formula

SP = SPR * HW

Variables:

- SP is the Shift Premium ($)
- SPR is the shift premium rate ($/hr)
- HW is the hours worked (hrs)

To calculate Shift Premium, multiply the shift premium rate by the hours worked.

## How to Calculate Shift Premium?

The following steps outline how to calculate the Shift Premium.

- First, determine the shift premium rate ($/hr).
- Next, determine the hours worked (hrs).
- Next, gather the formula from above = SP = SPR * HW.
- Finally, calculate the Shift Premium.
- 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.

shift premium rate ($/hr) = 50

hours worked (hrs) = 4