Puerto Rico Salary Calculator

Estimate how much your take home pay is after income tax so you can have a better idea of what to possibly expect when planning your budget
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Updated for 2022 Tax Year
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Income Before Tax$ 0

Take Home Pay$ 0

Total Tax$ 0

Average Tax Rate0 %

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Net Pay
Total Tax
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Income Before Tax$ 0

Puerto Rico Income Tax$ 0

Gradual Adjustment Tax$ 0

Disability Insurance$ 0

US Federal Income Tax$ 0

Social Security$ 0

Medicare$ 0

Total Tax$ 0

Take Home Pay$ 0

Puerto Rico Deductions$ 0

US Federal Tax Deductions$ 0

Average Tax Rate0 %


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Enter your employment income into the salary calculator above to estimate how taxes in Puerto Rico may affect your finances. You'll then get your estimated take home pay, an estimated breakdown of your potential tax liability, and a quick summary down here so you can have a better idea of what to possibly expect when planning your budget.

If you make 0 a year living in Puerto Rico, we estimate that you'll be taxed 0. In almost all cases, your employer will automatically withhold this amount from your paychecks and thus your take home pay should be around 0 per year or 0 per month. Lastly, your average tax rate ends up being around 0 %. Note that this estimate is based only on the most common standard deductions and credits, if any. If you are eligible for additional deductions and credits, your taxes may differ.

To learn more about Puerto Rico, its income tax, and tax brackets, so that you can get a deeper understanding of how your budget and finances may be affected, scroll down to the detail section below!

Quick Facts about Puerto Rico

  • Main Language(s):Spanish, English
  • Currency:US Dollar ($)
  • Capital:San Juan
  • Total Population:3,285,874
  • Most Populous City:San Juan
  • Time Zone(s): UTC-04:00
  • International Phone Code:+1
  • Driving Side:Right
  • Climate:Tropical with hot and humid summers and warm winters

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the income tax rate in Puerto Rico?

The individual income tax rate in Puerto Rico is progressive and ranges from 0% to 33% depending on your income. This income tax calculator can help estimate your average income tax rate and your take home pay.

How many income tax brackets are there in Puerto Rico?

The income tax system in Puerto Rico has 5 different tax brackets. For more details, check out our detail section.

Puerto Rico Income Tax Brackets and Other Information

The income tax system in Puerto Rico is a progressive tax system. This means that your income is split into multiple brackets where lower brackets are taxed at lower rates and higher brackets are taxed at higher rates. Tax rates range from 0% to 33%.

For 2022 tax year

Taxable Income (USD)Tax Rate
First 9,0000%
From 9,000 to 25,0007%
From 25,000 to 41,50014%
From 41,500 to 61,50025%
From 61,500 onwards33%

Individuals making over $500,000 are also subject to an additional 5% gradual adjustment tax on the excess income over $500,000 up to certain limits.

For residents of Puerto Rico and non-resident US citizens, a standard deduction exists in the form of a personal exemption which helps lower your taxable income. Non-resident foreign nationals, on the other hand, are not eligible for the personal exemption.

Social Security in Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico is covered under the United States social security system and as a result, employers and employees are subject to mandatory contributions to US social security and medicare.

However, Puerto Rico has its own disability insurance that taxpayers contribute to.

For more details about contributions to United States social security and medicare, please visit our page on the United States.

Resident status and income tax in Puerto Rico

Residents of Puerto Rico are taxed on their worldwide income while non-residents are only taxed in Puerto Rico on their Puerto Rico-sourced income. Some exceptions exist with one being that income accrued from personal services performed within Puerto Rico are typically not considered Puerto Rico-sourced if it was less than or equal to $3,000 and the individual was only present in Puerto Rico for not more than 90 days during the calendar year. Additionally, such personal services must have been provided to an employer who is not engaged in trade or business in Puerto Rico.

Individuals are considered residents for tax purposes if they are domiciled in Puerto Rico or they have been present in Puerto Rico for a period of at least 183 days during the calendar year.

Details about United States Federal Income Tax

Since Puerto Rico is part of the United States, all taxpayers in Puerto Rico are also subject to United States federal income tax, with a few exceptions. One exception, for the most part, is that individuals who are either residents of Puerto Rico for the entire year or individuals that only derive an income from sources within Puerto Rico typically are not subject to federal income tax.

Our Puerto Rico tax calculator calculates US federal income tax according to the optional criteria selected while also assuming that you are under 65 years of age. If this does not describe you, more options are available within our United States income tax calculator. Simply select any state and enter your salary along with your desired options to see your estimated federal income tax (the displayed state taxes can then be ignored).

Just like with the Puerto Rico personal exemption, non-resident foreign nationals, are also not eligible for the federal standard deduction.

For more details about United States federal income tax, please visit our page on the United States.

Salary Calculator Disclaimer

  • While internal calculations are not rounded, all final resultant numbers are rounded normally with numbers ending in 0.5 and above being rounded up.
  • Tax situations vary widely and calculations can get very complex. This income tax calculator only provides a rough estimate according to the most common scenarios for salary (standard employment income) that comes from an employer. If you are self-employed, your taxes might differ.
  • There may be additional deductions, credits, exemptions, allowances, reliefs, etc depending on many factors. Some factors are about your family such as the number of dependents, children, relatives, parents, etc. Other factors may include mortgage payments, property depreciation, charitible donations, additional voluntary retirement contributions, etc. Whether or not you are handicapped and/or disabled may also sometimes be an additional factor.
  • Depending on region and jurisdiction, salary bonuses may be treated and taxed differently from standard salary. Additionally, some cities may have city specific income tax.
  • This income tax calculator only estimates income tax. It does not consider other taxes like property tax, self-employment tax, capital gains tax, dividend tax, etc.
  • Income tax calculators from other sites may show slightly different numbers due to different deductions/credits being included or they are based on data from a different year.
  • Investomatica is not a tax advisor. While we try our best to stay up to date with changes in tax codes, we make no guarantee our salary calculator will be accurate. Generally, we review changes once a year. If you notice a major miscalculation or error with our salary calculator (most likely caused by a typo somewhere), feel free to direct message us on twitter and let us know. However, if you have specific tax questions, please consult a licensed tax professional.

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