Salary Rate
Year
Month
Semimonthly
Week
Day
Hour
Withholding
Salary
CHF 15'000
Cantonal tax
- CHF 52
Communal tax
- CHF 61
Church tax
- CHF 5
Old age and invalidity
- CHF 768
Unemployment insurance
- CHF 165
Total tax
- CHF 1'051
Net pay
* CHF 13'949
Marginal tax rate
10.5%
Average tax rate
7.0%
93.0%
Net pay
7.0%
Total tax
Total tax
Net pay
Summary
If you make CHF 15'000 a year living in the region of Zurich, Switzerland, you will be taxed CHF 1'051. That means that your net pay will be CHF 13'949 per year, or CHF 1'162 per month. Your average tax rate is 7.0% and your marginal tax rate is 10.5%. 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 10.50, hence, your net pay will only increase by CHF 89.50.
Bonus Example
A CHF 1'000 bonus will generate an extra CHF 895 of net incomes. A CHF 5'000 bonus will generate an extra CHF 4'475 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.