View Full Version : How do you pay your labor?
04-11-2011, 02:21 PM
Was wondering how you guys pay your labor.Do you pay by the hour, or a percentage. If by the hour how much,and if a percentage how much? Was thinking of maybe going to the percentage of the daily production. Give me some input on this. Do you think this will work? Thanks
04-11-2011, 05:35 PM
i used to mow for a guy that paid me 65% of the yard which i could never pay someone that. These days i'm on my own and pay my help $12 per hour but to be honest i'm not sure which would be better either way it sucks to pay someone
04-11-2011, 05:49 PM
Hourly. Paid every Tuesday. Payroll service takes care of it all....I just track hours and e-mail a nice timesheet in every Sunday night.
I would stick hourly- personally, I think this would be easier to track, estimate jobs, and control labor costs. add a bonus if you want at times.
04-11-2011, 06:18 PM
Ya 65% is definitely a way to go bankrupt. I would keep it to hourly.
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