Free Kentucky Hourly Payroll Calculator

This free Kentucky hourly payroll calculator is fast, easy to use, and constantly updated with the latest tax information. Use it to calculate your net pay by inputting up to six hourly wage rates and any applicable federal, state, and local tax information.  

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 Kentucky Payroll Calculator FAQs 

Our hourly payroll calculator software was developed by a team of skilled programmers, ensuring excellence and accuracy for all calculations. Tax information is delivered in real-time via a secure API connection with our consistently updated tax database, so you can be sure your deductions are correct every time. Count on our payroll calculator to provide ease of use, along with fast and accurate data output, saving you time and money!

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

  1. Do workers in Kentucky pay state income tax?

          Yes, Kentucky workers’ pay a flat state income tax rate on their personal earnings. Use our hourly payroll calculator to compute how much the state will                      withhold from your check.  

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

          Kentucky residents pay a flat rate of 5% of their earnings for state income tax.  

  1. Does Kentucky levy income tax at the county or local level?

           Yes. Eight cities in Kentucky impose an additional income tax on resident and non-resident workers. These additional rates range from 1.33% to 2.20%.  

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Additional Resources for Kentucky Payroll

Kentucky Labor Cabinet:  From tax resources to Kentucky’s general labor conditions, this page contains a wealth of information for employers and employees alike.   

Workers’ Compensation:  Here, employers and their employees can find all the resources they need regarding workers’ compensation insurance and the claims process. 

Kentucky Department of Revenue:  Our Kentucky hourly payroll calculator is an ideal way to get your staff paid accurately and on time, but you’ll still need access to the tax information found here.