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# Markdown Calculator

What is markdown?Markdown calculation processHow to use this markdown calculator – an exampleWhat is the markdown price formula?How do I calculate the markdown percentage?FAQs

If you work in sales, or you are interested in retail, you will probably appreciate our simple markdown calculator. It will help you to determine the retail markdown and the markdown percent, or the actual selling price in the relation of the former.

If you are not sure what do these terms mean, keep reading to discover their definitions and a step-by-step tutorial of how to calculate the markdown price.

## How do I calculate the markdown percentage?

To compute the markdown percentage, follow these steps:

1. Determine the difference between the initial and the actual selling price.
2. Divide the result from Step 1 by the actual selling price.
3. Express the result from Step 2 as percentage.
4. That's it! Don't hesitate to verify the result in an online markdown calculator.
FAQs

### How do I calculate markdown price if the price changed from $200 to$160?

The markdown is \$40. To arrive at this answer, recall that markdown is the difference between the original and the actual price: Markdown = Original price - Actual price.

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