The up-front cost to automate manufacturing can be steep, but it pays off in the form of higher quality, consistency and throughput in production with less waste. But perhaps most compelling is the significant savings in labor costs that can result when processes are automated.

Use the calculator below to compare current annual labor costs to the future annual costs in a more highly automated environment.

(Note: Results generated by this calculator should be used for research purposes only. They do not reflect the full scope and scale of the circumstances surrounding labor costs.)

Current annual labor cost

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Current annual labor cost

Annual labor cost with automation

Annual labor cost with automation

ROI

Calculated budget for the automation improvement
Current annual labor cost
Annual labor cost with automation
Calculated budget for the automation improvement