Justworks Payroll, a solution built to support small businesses

Simplify payroll and HR operations with our intuitive platform and expert support so you can focus on what matters most - running your business.

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Why Justworks Payroll?

Justworks Payroll helps your business thrive and adapts to its evolving needs. It takes complex tasks off your plate so you can dedicate more time to business growth.

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Streamlined payroll solution
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Support to help you stay compliant
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User-friendly experience
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Simplified HR operations

See Payroll in Action

Get a quick preview of Payroll. See how user-friendly it is and how it can help simplify your payroll and HR processes.

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Enrollment is simple. Here's how it works.

First, hop on a quick call to see if Payroll is a good fit for your business. With our intuitive interface, setup can take 30 minutes or less, and you can be all set to pay your team within 2 business days.

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Say hello.

Have a quick phone chat

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A few clicks.

Get set up in Payroll

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All set!

Start paying your team


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+ $8/month per employee
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    Payroll for Salaried & Hourly Employees
    Contractor Payments
    Flexible Pay Cycles
    Off-Cycle Payments
    Benefits Deductions - 401k and more
    Multiple Pay Rates
    Generated W-2 and 1099 Documents
    State and Federal Tax Returns - Quarterly, Annual
    Basic Timecards
    Support - Within 1 Business Day
    Employee Onboarding & Offboarding
    Employee Job History Summaries
    PTO Management
    Calendar, Doc Center, Directory
    QuickBooks Online Integration


    Time Tracking
    State Tax Account Setup

Powering Small Businesses

Effortless Payroll

Save time with automated payments, tax calculations, and withholdings. Whether salaried, hourly, or contractors, pay everyone on time with ease. Plus, access year-end W-2 and 1099 tax forms, reporting features, time tracking, and more.

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True Partnership

With Justworks in your corner, we'll help you navigate the complicated world of payroll confidently. We'll be your partner to keep you on track and offer support for all your questions.

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Streamlined HR

Get more done with tools that help clear your HR tasks. Easily manage your team with the ability to forecast cash needs, set PTO policies, access pay stubs, create reports, and store documents in one handy place.

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"We're a rapidly growing small business and needed to add hourly employees to our team payroll but didn't know where to begin. Luckily we found Justworks Payroll. The interface is simple & the support is extraordinarily helpful. It's the perfect fit for a company that is not quite ready for Justworks' PEO and in need of a seamless, turnkey payroll solution."

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Founder, Ktchn Apothecary

A Partner You Can Rely On

Don't just take it from us. Here's what customers like you have to say about Justworks.

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Offer Benefits That Fit Your Team

Attract and retain top talent by offering your employees competitive medical, dental, and vision coverage. Get the flexibility to choose the best plan for your team and budget or opt to carry over your existing coverage with partner carriers — at no added cost. Then manage payroll and benefits seamlessly from our platform.

  • Easily select health insurance plans and set up open enrollment for employees from one place.
  • Both admins and employees can reach out to the Justworks Payroll Support Team for help related to benefits.
  • Employees can check coverage information anytime through our online platform.
  • Automate deductions from payroll for employee health insurance premiums.

Plus, Support You Can Count On

Approachable, expert support that empowers you to run your business with confidence and help your business succeed.

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Time is valuable. Get a response within one U.S. business day, in any time zone.

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Get in touch in a variety of ways. Reach us by phone or email.

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You can lean on us. We'll help you tackle payroll with confidence

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More features coming soon!

Justworks Payroll just launched, but we're still innovating and working on adding more integrations and features to enhance the experience even more. Stay tuned for more information!

Stay in the know

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What states is Payroll available in?

Currently, Justworks Payroll is available in New York, California, Texas, Florida, Massachusetts, Illinois, New Jersey, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Nevada, Wisconsin, Tennessee, Arizona, Maine, Idaho, Colorado, Virginia, Maryland, Connecticut, and DC with more states coming soon.

How long does it take to get Payroll up and running?

It can take as little as 30 minutes to set up with Justworks Payroll and as few as 2 business days to start paying your team. Get started now!

What types of businesses is Payroll a good fit for?

Justworks Payroll was built with small businesses in mind, including contractor-only businesses. This can look like teams as small as one person, but our flexible solution works for companies with as many employees and/or contractors as you have! Unfortunately, we cannot work with businesses in the following industries: cannabis, gambling, adult entertainment, household employment, or agriculture. If you want to learn more about if Justworks is a good fit for your business, get started here.

What pay schedules are supported?

Pay salaried employees on a weekly, biweekly (both current and in arrears), semi-monthly and monthly basis. Weekly and biweekly payroll is supported for hourly employees. You can also schedule one-time payments as needed, at no added cost.

What if I have remote employees in different states?

Remote employees must be based in states where Justworks Payroll is available. Just make sure that you register your business in the state they’ll be working from and have them file their home address as an office location.

I'm an accountant, can I use Justworks Payroll?

Yes! Justworks offers a variety of solutions designed with accountants in mind. Learn more about our accountant partner program.

Is time tracking included?

Justworks offers a time tracking solution that integrates with Payroll and is half off for our Payroll users at $4 per employee per month for a limited time, including any admins or managers with approval permissions.

Ready to get started?

See how Payroll can make a difference for your business.