Labor Rate Calculator for Service

Step 1: Standard Hourly Costs

Step 2: Lost Days

Step 3: Vehicle Costs

A commercial vehicle costs a lot to operate. According to recent research performed by the AAA, it costs about 69.2 cents per mile to operate a non‐commercial minivan. The internet is full of information on this topic, so we encourage you to do your own research.

Cost of Technician and Truck (no overhead)

Step 4: Add for Department Overhead and Profit

You may need to charge more to make up for lower priced travel and diagnostic fees. You will need to charge more to make up for service agreements or other discounts.