Which position is best?

1 hour commute to job that pays 15/hr. Or drive 20 minutes for job that pays 12/hr. Which would you take?

Notes:

1 hour commute to work would run me $60.00/week

Both positions are full time

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  • Anonymous
    4 weeks ago

    Based on the info you posted, remain unemployed and don't bother the rest of us.

    • Ghgmmgh4 weeks agoReport

      But if I'm unemployed that gives me more time to bother you.. Lol

  • 4 weeks ago

    Your description is completely irrelevant to which position is best.

  • 1 month ago

    take the higher one and move

  • Scott
    Lv 6
    1 month ago

    That's four times you've asked the same question. Once is sufficient.

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  • Dimo
    Lv 5
    1 month ago

    * SIGH *  Most Americans cannot understand simple math.

    Actual cost of driving a car is over $0.50 / mile.  That is for gas, oil, maintenance, tires, fixed costs.

    That is with a wimpy economy car, better cars cost considerably more.

    Assuming you average 60MPH, assuming two-way commute.  8-hour day.  Daily cost:

     

    $120 - $30 commute :  $90 = Better

    $96 - $10 commute : $86

    If one-way commute:

    $120 - $60 commute :  $60$96 - $20 commute : $76 = Better

    • Ghgmmgh1 month agoReport

      I gotta represent my country right man lol

  • 1 month ago

    Take the job where you will make $20/hr after 12 months

  • 1 month ago

    $15x40=600-$60= $540.00

    Which you would be making more.  

    All so the $12.00 you would still be paying into gas, oil, etc.  

    You should allso weigh her options on health care.  

  • 1 month ago

    I'd go for the one that's closer just because I wouldn't want to be driving for 2 hours every day.

  • Sandy
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    how are the health benefits, tuition reimbursement, chances for advancement, and the people you work with in each job?  It's the intangibles that make you stay or leave a job.

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