James Company has two production departments called Mixing and Finishing. The maintenance department serves both production departments. budgeted fixed costs
for the maintenance department are $30000. Budgeted variable costs for the maintenance department are $5.00 per labor hour. Acutual maintenance department
costs are $36000 fixed and $100000 variable. Other relevant data follow:
Capacity available 20000 labor hours 15000 labors hours
Capacity used 15000 labor hours 9000 Labros hours
The amount of avariable maintenance department costs allocated to the Mixing department shoud be ______________.?