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Basic SELECT statement: Get the total salaries payable to employees

MySQL Basic Select Statement: Exercise-6 with Solution

Write a query to get the total salaries payable to employees.

Sample table: employees


Code:

SELECT SUM(salary) 
     FROM employees;

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Result :


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