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# A salesperson is paid 3 % commisson on all sales and 5 % commission on sales over $10,000 in a week. Last week the salesperson had sales of$13,568. What was the salesperson's total commission for the week?

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Our goal for this exercise is to find the total commissions for the salesman if receives $3\%$ of the total sales as commissions and $5\%$ on sales over $\10,000$. Last week, the person had totals sales worth $\13,568$.

What value should we multiply the $5\%$ commission rate?

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