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Guys lets see what some of your cost per Hour to run a machine. This covers fuel, oil, filters, repairs, operator.
If you run it yourself pay yourself.
Skidloader without power attach=$50/hr
Skidloader with Brillion=$60//hr
Skidloader with power attach=$65/hour
Tractor with or without attach=$50/hour
Thinking about an increase due to fuel prices, everybody else is adding a fuel surcharge to my orders.
04-18-2001, 01:15 AM
i think my actuall cost per hour is about 35 to 40 per hour
i figure 20.00 per hour for cost of running machine and 15.00 per for operator
We charge $50/hour for a compact with attachments, plus we add a trucking charge which is based on the distance of travel. We figure that this breaks down to $25 for the machine and $25 for the operator. If we rent a machine we charge accordingly based on rental cost, trucking and operating. I think any price for a machine is pretty cheap based on the amount of work that is completed in an hour as compared to doing it by hand.
Just updated from our office,
operator $ 28.45 Per. Hr.
machine $ 16.83 Per. Hr.
operator $ 28.45
Machine $ 12.34
Machine $ 25.36
This is just the costs, fuel, oil, filter, payments.
Matt thats what you charge not your costs!
04-18-2001, 10:25 PM
We charge $32.00 per hour minimum for mowing no matter what machine is being used (21" - 72") $40.00 per hour for our 12' Howard Price wide area machine. $40.00 per for jobs just requiring line trimmers. $40.00 per for our 751 bobcat w/out power attachment. $60.00 per for running our bobcat brushhog attachment. $60.00 per for our Case 90 XT w/out power attachment. $20 more for power attachment. $60.00 per for bobcat mini 337 Excavator. $60.00 per for 75 HP tractor and 10' bush hog. $40.00 per for any type of Landscape related job other than tree removal. Tree work runs $50.00 per minimum plus $10 t0 $20 for hauling off debris per trip. $30.00 per bucket of mulch installed up to 10 buckets then $20.00 for 10 or more. Lawncare related employees start at $7.50 and go up to $10.50 per. Landscape employees start same wage and go up to $12.50. This is where we are at for now.
Ok looking for your COST PER HR
Not what you charge.
But what it cost you to run your equipment per HR.
04-18-2001, 11:07 PM
I hate to say it but I do not have an accurate account of information pertaining to your specific question. I get it now. Just one of those things that I feed to finish putting together. Have a good one.
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