Select Labor Grade File from the pull down BOMP Maintenance window. The following screen will be displayed:
Labor Grade Maintenance Screen
Labor Grade is used to estimate the hourly rate of a level of labor. The system will use this rate to calculate labor cost for each work order.
Entry Field Descriptions
Type and Description
1. Labor Grade
2 alpha-numeric characters.
Labor Grade for a labor level.
30 alpha-numeric characters.
Description of the Labor Grade.
3. Current Rate
13 numeric digits with 6 decimal places and an optional minus sign.
Current labor rate of the labor grade. This rate should be a little higher than the average salary of this level if labor insurance, benefits, etc. are part of the labor cost. The basic rule of thumb is to use 10% more than the average salary.
13 numeric digits with 6 decimal places and an optional minus sign. Display only.
This is the rate prior to the current rate.
A standard date format and an Elliott User ID. Display only.
This is the date this labor grade was changed and the Elliott User who changed it.
There are 2 BOMP Global Setup fields requiring a Labor Grade for a default value. Remember to set them after creating new labor grades.