updated May 17, 2010

What's my "Taxable Wage Base?"

note: in some states, wage bases change frequently... check with your local office for the current base
In ALYou pay tax on the first $8,000 an employee earns
In AKYou pay tax on the first $34,100 an employee earns
In AZYou pay tax on the first $7,000 an employee earns
In AR You pay tax on the first $12,000 an employee earns
In CA You pay tax on the first $7,000 an employee earns
In CO You pay tax on the first $10,000 an employee earns
In CT You pay tax on the first $15,000 an employee earns
In DE You pay tax on the first $10,500 an employee earns
In DC You pay tax on the first $9,000 an employee earns
In FL You pay tax on the first $7,000 an employee earns
In GA You pay tax on the first $8,500 an employee earns
In HI You pay tax on the first $34,900 an employee earns
In ID You pay tax on the first $33,300 an employee earns
In IL You pay tax on the first $12,520 an employee earns
In IN You pay tax on the first $7,000 an employee earns
In IA You pay tax on the first $24,500 an employee earns
In KS You pay tax on the first $8,000 an employee earns
In KY You pay tax on the first $8,000 an employee earns.
In LA You pay tax on the first $7,700 an employee earns
In ME You pay tax on the first $12,000 an employee earns
In MD You pay tax on the first $8,500 an employee earns
In MA You pay tax on the first $14,000 an employee earns
In MI You pay tax on the first $9,000 an employee earns
In MN You pay tax on the first $27,000 an employee earns
In MS You pay tax on the first $7,000 an employee earns
In MO You pay tax on the first $13,000 an employee earns
In MT You pay tax on the first $26,000 an employee earns
In NE You pay tax on the first $9,000 an employee earns
In NV You pay tax on the first $27,000 an employee earns
In NH You pay tax on the first $10,000 an employee earns
In NJ You pay tax on the first $29,700 an employee earns
In NM You pay tax on the first $20,800 an employee earns
In NY You pay tax on the first $8,500 an employee earns
In NC You pay tax on the first $19,700 an employee earns
In ND You pay tax on the first $24,700 an employee earns
In OH You pay tax on the first $9,000 an employee earns
In OK You pay tax on the first $14,900 an employee earns
In OR You pay tax on the first $32,100 an employee earns
In PA You pay tax on the first $8,000 an employee earns
In RI You pay tax on the first $19,000 an employee earns
In SC You pay tax on the first $7,000 an employee earns
In SD You pay tax on the first $10,000 an employee earns
In TN You pay tax on the first $9,000 an employee earns
In TX You pay tax on the first $9,000 an employee earns
In UT You pay tax on the first $28,300 an employee earns
In VT You pay tax on the first $10,000 an employee earns
In VA You pay tax on the first $8,000 an employee earns
In WA You pay tax on the first $36,800 an employee earns
In WV You pay tax on the first $12,000 an employee earns
In WI You pay tax on the first $12,000 an employee earns
In WY You pay tax on the first $22,800 an employee earns