Salary Rate
Year
Month
Semimonthly
Week
Day
Hour
Withholding
Salary
CHF 50'000
Direct Federal Tax
- CHF 234
Cantonal tax
- CHF 2'102
Communal tax
- CHF 2'577
Church tax
- CHF 439
Contributions to OASI, DI, APG
- CHF 2'638
Unemployment insurance
- CHF 550
Non-occupational Accident Insurance
- CHF 602
Pension fund contributions
- CHF 879
Total tax
- CHF 10'021
Net pay
* CHF 39'980
Marginal tax rate
33.6%
Average tax rate
20.0%
80.0%
Net pay
20.0%
Total tax
Total tax
Net pay
Summary
If you make CHF 50'000 a year living in the region of St. Gallen, Switzerland, you will be taxed CHF 10'021. That means that your net pay will be CHF 39'980 per year, or CHF 3'332 per month. Your average tax rate is 20.0% and your marginal tax rate is 33.6%. This marginal tax rate means that your immediate additional income will be taxed at this rate. For instance, an increase of CHF 100 in your salary will be taxed CHF 33.60, hence, your net pay will only increase by CHF 66.40.
Bonus Example
A CHF 1'000 bonus will generate an extra CHF 664 of net incomes. A CHF 5'000 bonus will generate an extra CHF 3'320 of net incomes.
NOTE* Withholding is calculated based on the St. Gallen tables of Switzerland, income tax. For simplification purposes some variables (such as marital status and others) have been assumed. This document does not represent legal authority and shall be used for approximation purposes only.