Fast, accurate, and effortless payroll.

Running payroll on Gusto couldn’t be easier. Follow our simple onboarding process and you can pay your team in just a few clicks.

How Gusto worksCreate account

Automatically files your payroll taxes.

Backed by best-in-class customer service.

Benefits and time tracking built right in.

Unlimited payrolls. Clear pricing. No surprises.

How it works

Run your payroll in minutes.

Run payroll as many times as you need to each month — we don’t charge extra. Your team gets paid in just a few clicks. And you can even set it on AutoPilot™.

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of businesses say Gusto is easier to use than their previous software.

5 hours

Average time saved per month running payroll and HR after switching to Gusto.

2 weeks

Average time it takes to switch to Gusto (and often less).

Payroll taxes

Your payroll taxes, filed automatically.

We don’t just calculate your taxes, we file them with the right government agencies every time you run payroll.

Other providers charge for this — with us, it’s included.

Integrated platform

Everything you need, synced with payroll.

All our features work together seamlessly on one platform — health insurance, 401(k), workers’ comp, time tracking, PTO, and more.

We play nice with others too.

  • Xero

  • TSheets

  • Clover

  • QuickBooks

  • Trainual

  • and more


Compliance, accuracy,
and peace of mind.

No forgotten forms or signatures.

Employee I-9s and W-2s, and contractor 1099s are stored and organized online.

State tax registration in all 50 states.

We provide you with the resources to register in all the states your employees live and work.

Auto-calculations for fewer mistakes.

We keep track of changing tax laws and do the calculations for you.

Track lunches, breaks, and more.

If you have hourly workers, our time tracking with geolocation can help you stay in compliance.

My favorite thing about Gusto is the compliance aspect. They make quarterly taxes, onboarding, and everything else so simple and easy, which saves me a ton of time.
Luke Henke
Accounting Manager at Amplio Digital LLC
Workers’ compensation

Workers’ comp with no lump sums.

Protect your business and your employees. Set up and sign your workers’ comp policy all online, then pay as you go instead of all at once.

More about workers’ compensation

Humphry Slocombe,  

Gusto customer

Gusto Global

Onboard and pay your global team.

Gusto Global, powered by Remote, is our robust Employer of Record (EOR) service. With your local and international team members in one seamless platform, you can easily hire, manage, and pay your global team in their local currency, while avoiding costly compliance penalties.

Learn more

Pay contractors in more than 120 countries.

Growing businesses can’t always limit themselves to one time zone. We handle contractor payments in more than 120 countries so you can tap into great talent all over the world.

See all countries

Customer support

Help from people who care about your team.

The one thing that makes smart technology better? Even smarter people who care about you, your business, and your team.

Get in touch with us. We’re here to help.

Gusto Customer Support,  

Denver, CO

“As soon as I saw how easy it was to set everything up I liked it, but the first time I ever dealt with customer service is when I really knew we chose the right payroll company.”
Kyle Woodman
Co-founder of Matchless Builds
Financial benefits

Empower your employees and save time.

Self-setup made easy.

Once hired, employees enter their own details in Gusto. They can view their Paystubs and W-2s anytime — even after they change jobs.

Financial tools built in.

With Gusto Wallet, savings are built into every paycheck.

Paperless paydays.

The Gusto debit card gives employees direct access to their money on payday so you don’t have to print checks.

The people platform

Manage your growing
team, all in one place.

Behind every successful business is a thriving team. Hire, pay, insure, and support your employees with Gusto’s all-in-one people platform.

Learn more

Want to get into the details?

Want to get into the details?

No math. No stress. We’ll make sure everything’s filed.

Dig in deeper

All the forms you need

Go paperless. We e-sign, e-file, and e-fax the forms you need.

Which forms?

Flexible payroll features

Unlimited payroll and next-day direct deposit. Multiple states and pay schedules.

See what you get

Advanced payroll features

Tax credits. Reports. Integrations. Our service gets pretty advanced.

Count the ways

Employee management

We have tools that make Gusto easy for your employees too.

Why employees love Gusto

Online and on the go

Use Gusto anywhere. It’s all synced and stored online.

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Frequently asked questions

Prices start at just $46/month

Get your team
working with Gusto