Salary rate
Annual
Month
Semimonthly
Weekly
Day
Hour
Withholding
Salary
CHF 18'000
Cantonal tax
- CHF 82
Communal tax
- CHF 98
Church tax
- CHF 11
Personal Tax
- CHF 24
Contributions to OASI, DI, APG
- CHF 950
Unemployment insurance
- CHF 198
Non-occupational Accident Insurance
- CHF 217
Total tax
- CHF 1'580
Net pay
* CHF 16'420
Marginal tax rate
13.1%
Average tax rate
8.8%
91.2%
Net pay
8.8%
Total tax
Total tax
Net pay
Summary
If you make CHF 18'000 a year living in the region of Zurich, Switzerland, you will be taxed CHF 1'580. That means that your net pay will be CHF 16'420 per year, or CHF 1'368 per month. Your average tax rate is 8.8% and your marginal tax rate is 13.1%. 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 13.10, hence, your net pay will only increase by CHF 86.90.
Bonus Example
A CHF 1'000 bonus will generate an extra CHF 869 of net incomes. A CHF 5'000 bonus will generate an extra CHF 4'345 of net incomes.
NOTE* Withholding is calculated based on the Zurich 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.