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Salary calculator.

Use the take-home pay calculator to get your monthly or annual net salary after normal UK tax and National Insurance contributions. See how much of a difference that pay rise would make, or calculate your net income in the UK.

Simply type in what you earn annually and our salary calculator will work out your take-home pay, your personal allowance, taxable income, national insurance and your income tax.

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GBP
UK Income Tax
7,500 GBP
National Insurance
4,860 GBP
Take home (yearly)
0 GBP
Take home (monthly)
0 GBP

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How to use the take-home pay calculator:

Use the take-home pay calculator to work out your salary once National Insurance and Income tax deductions have been made:

  • Enter what you earn annually, before any taxes and deductions have been taken out.

  • The salary calculator will work out your take-home pay, Tax Free Allowance, Taxable Income, National Insurance and Income Tax.

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This calculator is intended only as a guide and uses normal UK tax and NI information to calculate the net salary of an employed person. Tax is complex, and your personal circumstances might mean your take-home pay is different. Seek professional advice if you want to learn more.

How much tax will I pay on my take-home?

Under the UK’s PAYE (Pay as you earn) system, employers deduct tax and National Insurance (NI) contributions before they pay you.

Most people can earn a certain amount tax free: in 2020/2021, this is set at £12,500. Tax is then calculated according to the amount you earn, with a 20% tax rate for income up to £37,500, and 40% tax on amounts above this, to £150,000. These figures are adjusted annually, and may vary across different regions of the UK.

Starting with your gross salary, your employer will calculate your tax and NI liabilities, taking into account your tax-free allowance and the tax bands your wage falls into.

Take a look at the salary matrix which gives a rough idea of what take-home pay to expect with different pay bands.

This table is intended only as a guide and uses normal UK tax and NI information to calculate the net salary of an employed person. Tax is complex, and your personal circumstances might mean your take-home pay is different. Seek professional advice if you want to learn more.
Annual salaryAnnual take-homeMonthly take-home

£25,000

£20,640

£1,720

£35,000

£27,440

£2,286

£45,000

£34,240

£2,853

£55,000

£40,540

£3,378

£65,000

£46,340

£3,861

£75,000

£52,140

£4,345

£85,000

£57,940

£4,828

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