#1 Payroll Software of 2023

Work faster and reduce errors with automated payroll.

Join over 300,000 businesses already on Gusto. You’ll get easy-to-use payroll software, automated tax filings, and unlimited payrolls at no extra fee.

Best overall payroll software

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#1 Payroll Software
of 2023

#1 HR software for SMBs

Quickly pay your team, no matter where they are.


Gusto helps you work faster and reduce errors with automation and reliable service.

“Gusto helps me stay on top of compliance.”

93% of surveyed customers

Save 5 hours running payroll each month

on average, according to customers1

“Gusto can scale with my business growth.”

94% of surveyed customers1

Save time with benefits, hiring tools, and HR all in one place.


Pricing plans start at just $46/month

Choose from a variety of plans and add-ons. You won’t pay a cent until you’re ready to run payroll.

As a business owner, there are a lot of things that stress me out, but with Gusto, running payroll isn’t one of them. I know my employees will be paid on time and all reports will be filed accurately.
The Art Terrarium, LLC

Get your team working with Gusto.

Create an account.

It’s free to start. Tell us about your business and we’ll find the best plan for your needs.

Add your people.

Enter your employees into Gusto. They can even self-onboard to save you time.

Run your first payroll.

Once we have your employee and tax info, you can run payroll in just a few clicks.

Try Gusto

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Earn $100 when you run payroll.
It’s that simple.

Earn $200 if your business has 10 or more employees!

Terms apply.


To qualify, you must sign up for Gusto and run one or more paid payrolls. You will receive a $100 Visa gift card within thirty (30) days of your first paid invoice. Additionally, if you qualify pursuant to these terms AND you onboard ten (10) or more employees prior to the first payroll run and invoice paid, the incentive offered above will increase to $200. You cannot participate in pay-per-click advertising on trademarked terms, including any derivations, variations or misspellings thereof, for search or content-based campaigns on Google, MSN, or Yahoo. For the purposes of these terms, trademarked terms include Gusto, Gusto Payroll, Gusto HR, Gusto Benefits, ZenPayroll, Gusto Coupon, Gusto.com and Buy Gusto (all keywords apply as broad match).