We have prepared a visual representation and blog to answer this question. You can find it here: http://www.talentcor.com/blog/infographic-whats-included-in-a-recruitment-agencys-mark-up
How do you get paid by the hours or the commission.
Weekly - very convenient
They are paid by the companies that have contracted Talentcor to find temporary employees for. They company pays Talentcor an hourly rate per employee, Talentcor takes a percentage of that pay; usually between $6 - $8 an hour, and then they pay you the remainder of the per hourly wage plus a percent in lieu of benefits.