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PostgreSQL Aggregate Functions and Group By: Get the total salaries payable to employees


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

Sample Solution:

Code:

SELECT SUM(salary) 
FROM employees;

Sample table: employees


Output:

pg_exercises=# SELECT SUM(salary)
pg_exercises-# FROM employees;
    sum
-----------
 685080.00
(1 row)

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