Scientific studies show increased success for novice collectors using GentleSharp (download Research eBook for details). This calculator translates that improved productivity into time and dollar savings – essentially showing the Return on Investment (ROI) of the system.
All you need to start are:
- Hourly salary for a novice Lab Tech
- Number of successful samples a novice Lab Tech takes in an hour
- Hours a Lab Tech spends sampling each day (or week)
Note that you can change any of the orange numbers. The others are calculated for you. The variables here are pre-filled with research-based figures. Others should be fairly straightforward to figure out for your institution. To ensure transparency, we also show how formulas are calculated.
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