Free California Hourly Paycheck Calculator

With this sophisticated free California hourly paycheck calculator on your side, you won’t need to worry anymore about getting everyone paid accurately and on time. For easy calculation of your net pay, simply input as many as six hourly pay rates along with the applicable federal, state, and local tax data.  

This Calculator is provided for Free and without warranty as to its capability or effectiveness for any particular purpose. All promotions are subject to change without notice.

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Free California Hourly Paycheck Calculator FAQs

Our hourly paycheck calculator software is engineer tested for accuracy each time you use it.  It also uses a constantly updated tax engine/database to ensure proper tax withholding and make the calculator even easier to use. All in all, you can count on our paycheck calculators to eliminate the stress and lost time that used to accompany your payroll process.  

Here are three of the most frequently-asked-questions about our hourly paycheck calculator and California income taxes: 

  1. Is there a state income tax in California? ?

             Yes. California’s state income tax is based on a progressive system and is one of the highest in the nation.  

  1. How much do residents pay in state income tax?

            Depending on their income and other factors, California residents pay between 1% and 12.3% in state income tax.  

  1. Does California have income tax reciprocity with any other states? 

             No. Out-of-state residents who work in California must pay income tax in both states.  

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Additional Resources for Our Paycheck Calculator 

Labor Commissioner’s Office:  Visit this site to gain access to California’s wide array of employment information resources. 

Division of Workers’ Comp:  Check out this page to find out about workers’ compensation insurance and how to handle the claims of workers injured on the job.  

Division of Apprenticeship Standards:  This page contains comprehensive information on apprenticeship programs in California.  

Wage and Hour Laws:  With a wide range of employment information available, this page is the perfect complement to our California hourly paycheck calculator.