1. Familiarize yourself with how percentages work. Percentages are proportional representations of whole objects, numbers, prices or people. They are denoted by a "%" symbol
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1 Determine the absolute difference between your old salary and new salary. Begin by subtracting your old salary from your new one to determine the increase in absolute terms. Note
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Express the ratio as a fraction. Divide the numerator by the denominator. Multiply by 100. Example: What percentage is 27 out of 60? 27/60 = 0.45 x 100 = 45%
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In order to find x percent of any number the general way of doing that is to multiply the number by the percentage.
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