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# What is the total overhead for a pharmacy that has the following expenses?

Pharmacist salary (x2) --------- $90,000

Pharmacy technicians (x3) ------ $30,000

Rent -------------------------- $240,000

Pharmaceutical drugs ---------- $2,850,000

Licenses ---------------------- $545

Insurance --------------------- $2025

Electricity ------------------- $3625

Gas --------------------------- $8525

Water ------------------------- $895

Supplies ---------------------- $1255

Software ---------------------- $995

Question:

Pharmacist salary (x2) --------- $90,000

Pharmacy technicians (x3) ------ $30,000

Rent -------------------------- $240,000

Pharmaceutical drugs ---------- $2,850,000

Licenses ---------------------- $545

Insurance --------------------- $2025

Electricity ------------------- $3625

Gas --------------------------- $8525

Water ------------------------- $895

Supplies ---------------------- $1255

Software ---------------------- $995

A
$3,377,865

Explaination

Answer = $3,377,865. Overhead is the sum of all the expenses a business experiences. In this problem, because there are two pharmacists, multiply the pharmacistâ€™s salary by 2 and the pharmacy technicianâ€™s salary by 3 to calculate the total salaries. Add up all of the expenses to obtain the overhead.

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