Using the formula seen below, you can see that utilizing a MMS contract employee can save approximately 20% over the cost of a municipal employee. This is based on 1 employee, when you add this to a scope of 10 employees; this would amount to $129,920. A savings in these times where every dollar is essential. The reason that MMS can achieve these low costs is two-fold. There is an economy to scale because combined or company has over 2,000 employees and we are highly efficient at keeping our costs down.