﻿ SQL: Employee names and salaries are increased by 15% in \$

# SQL Exercise: Employee names and salaries are increased by 15% in \$

## SQL employee Database: Exercise-4 with Solution

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4. From the following table, write a SQL query to list the employees’ name, increased their salary by 15%, and expressed as number of Dollars.

Sample table: employees

Pictorial Presentation:

Sample Solution:

``````SELECT emp_name,
to_char(1.15*salary,'\$99,999') AS "Salary"
FROM employees;
``````

Sample Output:

``` emp_name |  Salary
----------+----------
KAYLING  | \$  6,900
BLAZE    | \$  3,163
CLARE    | \$  2,933
JONAS    | \$  3,401
SCARLET  | \$  3,565
FRANK    | \$  3,565
SANDRINE | \$  1,035
TUCKER   | \$  1,840
JULIUS   | \$  1,208
MARKER   | \$  1,610
(14 rows)
```

Explanation:

The provided query in SQL that retrieves names of all the employees, and their corresponding salaries, adjusted by a 15% increase aliased as "Salary". The AS keyword is used to assign the name "Salary" to the newly created column.

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Sample Database: employee

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