How to Create Labour Rates


Labour rates are used to estimate the charges of labour for quotes and jobs. You can create different labour rates for different levels of experience, such as senior technicians and apprentices.

Then when you add labour to a quote, service job, or project job, you can view the Actual and Estimate Resources Cost in Details > Summary.

If you wish to see nett profit in Simpro Premium, you need to calculate your overhead, cost rate and markup / sell rate before creating a labour rate. Please consult your accountant when calculating these values.