Alabama State Facts

Alabama Final Paycheck Law
Alabama Final Paycheck Law
Fired: No law exists.
Quit: No law exists.
Alabama Direct Deposit Law
Alabama Direct Deposit Law
Force Direct Deposit: Private Sector: Yes. Public Sector: No.
Alabama Minimum Wage
Alabama Direct Deposit Law
Force Direct Deposit: Private Sector: Yes. Public Sector: No.
Alabama State Income Tax
Alabama State Income Tax
Wage Withholding Tables
Alabama Unemployment Insurance
Alabama Unemployment Insurance
Maximum 2022 Taxable Earnings(Unchanged from 2021) $8,000
Employee 2022 Deduction None
Employer 2022 Tax Rates(Includes 0.2% fund-stabilization surtax) 0.50-6.10%
Standard 2022 New Employer Rate(Includes 0.2% fund-stabilization surtax) 2.70%
Voluntary Contribution Permitted No
Federal Tax Facts

       Federal Minimum Wage Effective 7/24/2009

Federal Minimum Wage
Minimum Wage $7.25 
Minimum Cash Wage(Tipped Employee) $2.13
Youth Minimum Wage $4.25
FICA (Medicare)
Maximum Taxable Earnings No Limit                  
Employee / Employer Tax Rate (Unchanged from 2019) 1.45%
Additional Medicare Tax Withholding on Wages > $200,000(No Employer Match) 0.90%
FICA (Social Security)
Maximum Taxable Earnings (Increased from $142,800 in 2021 $147,000      
Employee / Employer Tax Rate(Unchanged from 2021) 6.20%
FUTA (Employer-Paid)
Maximum Taxable Earnings                                    $7,000
Health Savings Accounts
Self-Only Contribution Limit (Employee / Employer)(Increased from $3,600 in 2021) $3,650                   
Family Contribution Limit (Employee / Employer)(Increased from $7,200 in 2021) $7,300
Catch-up Contribution Limit (Employee / Employer)(Unchanged from 2021) $1,000
Pension Plans
Contribution Limit – 401(k) & 403(b) plans(Increased from $19,500 in 2021) $20,500                      
Catch-up Contribution Limit – 401(k) & 403(b) plans (age 50 or older) (Unchanged from 2021) $6,500

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