Square Payroll

Payroll made simple.

Starting at $34 per month

Full-service payroll built by Square.

Square Payroll is an all-in-one solution that works with every type of business. Here’s a glance at what you get with our online payroll service. Starts at $34 per month

  • Pay employees and contractors.
  • Pay salaried and hourly employees.
  • Offer health and other benefits.
  • Give employees online accounts.
  • Track employee hours.
  • Import timecards and tips.
  • Pay your team from anywhere with our mobile app.
  • Access phone support from our U.S.-based team.
  • Run payroll multiple times per month at no extra cost.
  • Leave all payroll tax filings and withholdings to us.

Get up and running–fast.

Pay your team in a few steps, then leave your payroll taxes to us. We’ve processed billions of dollars in payroll for small businesses and we’re ready to help you.

1. Enter business info

We just need the basics. If you’re switching providers, we’ll handle all the paperwork.

2. Add your team

Enter your team members’ information or invite them to set up their own accounts.

3. Run payroll

Your team gets paid and we take care of your payroll tax filings and withholdings.

Payroll that syncs with your timecards and point of sale.

Seamlessly import timecards from the free Square Point of Sale app or other timecard partners, and never add hours manually again. We even help you calculate and pay out credit card tips processed by Square. One click and you’re done.

Big-company benefits for small businesses like yours.

Offer health insurance, 401(k), and more to your team–all in one place. Choose the benefits that fit your needs and budget, and we’ll take care of everything else.

Health insurance
Workers’ comp
401(k) plans
Pre-tax benefits

Run payroll on the go.

You do a lot on your phone. Now you can also run payroll from your device with the Square Payroll App. Pay your team from anywhere and never miss payroll again.

Text me a link to download the app

Fair, flexible pricing.

We believe in simple, up-front pricing with no hidden fees. You pay a $29 monthly subscription plus $5 per person you pay each month. That’s it.

Calculate your monthly cost
Per person paid

Only paying contractors? There’s no subscription fee–it’s just $5 per contractor per month.

Businesses ❤️️ us.

Simplify your payroll today.

Questions? We’re here to help

Guides to help with payroll and benefits.

Payroll Basics Every Employer Should Know
Guide: Payroll Taxes in 2019
Switching Payroll Providers
How to Do Payroll Yourself
Offering Your Employees Benefits
Access Benefits through Square Payroll
Picking a 401(k) for a Small Business
Worker’s Comp Guide for Small Businesses
Want to learn even more?

Get all the details about features and functionality, account setup, running payroll, how Square Payroll works with other Square services, and pricing.