operating cost


These are recurring expenses in operating the business. The expenses can include property maintenance, taxes, and wages.

Use operating cost in a sentence

Sam's business had a very high operating cost and wasn't making much money so he had to shut it down.

​ Was this Helpful? YES  NO 3 people found this helpful.

I wondered what the operating cost would be because if it was too high ten we would not be able to continue our business venture.

​ Was this Helpful? YES  NO 6 people found this helpful.

The operating cost was significant as it was the summer and the air conditioned warehouse is located on the california-mexico border.

​ Was this Helpful? YES  NO 11 people found this helpful.

Show more usage examples...

Browse Definitions by Letter: # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
life cycle costing Earnings before Interest after Taxes (EBIAT)