# SOLUTION: the average salary per head of all workers in a company is Rs.95.the average salary of 15 officers is Rs.525 and the average salary per head of the rest is Rs.85.find the total num

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 Question 631001: the average salary per head of all workers in a company is Rs.95.the average salary of 15 officers is Rs.525 and the average salary per head of the rest is Rs.85.find the total number of workers in the workshop? options 660 580 650 460Answer by 303795(595)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Let the number of workers in the company be x. This means that the number of non officer workers is x - 15 The total salary will be 95x The officer salary will be 15 times 525 = 7875 The non officer salary total will be (x - 15) times 85 ie 85x - 1275 so 95x = 7875 + 85x -1275 95x = 85x + 6600 10x = 6600 so x = 660