direct labour hour rate


direct labour hour rate
= labour hour rate
1) The individual rate of pay per hour paid to operators categorized as direct labour
2) An absorption rate used in absorption costing. It is obtained by the following formula:
(budgeted cost centre overheads)/(budgeted direct labour hours).

Accounting dictionary. 2014.

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