What is my overhead per employee?

Expense per employee

Asset Utilisation measures

What are my overheads per employee? Asset utilisation ratios are used to measure the return on the labour and capital employed in your business. Thus, company efficiencies are measured using asset utilisation KPIs. 

Overheads Per Employee

Overhead per employee

How do you measure costs generated for each of your employees? The amount of expenses generated by each employee within your business is an indicator of efficiency. This number is recorded both for the financial year as well as on an individual monthly basis. The number of employees is recorded within the Jazoodle application, and in the “Employee” section.

What does it mean?

Expsenses Per Employee is a cool measure that allows you to measure and assess undue wastage in your business. Likewise, if your overheads per employee starts to trend upwards, this could indicate poor efficiencies within your business

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How do we derive your Overehads Per Employee?

Definition used:

Your company’s overheads generated from each employee is calculated by the following:

total operating expenses and overheads

divided by

Average number of employees

How Can I Improve my overheads per employee?

Your expenses per employee can be improved in a number of ways, including:

  • Reduce internal process inefficiencies


  • Reduce non productive overheads


  • Ensure your expenses are managed effectively
  • Keep number of employees commensurate with operating conditions

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