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Paychex's top competitors include Civica, Alight, Xero, ADP, BenefitMall, Paycom, Paylocity, Paycor and Gusto.
Paychex
Paychex
Paychex is a company providing human capital management solutions for payroll, benefits, human resources, and insurance services.
Civica
Civica
Civica is a company that specializes in digital solutions, critical software applications, and outsourcing services.
Alight
Alight
Alight Solutions is a cloud-based provider of integrated digital human capital and business solutions.
Xero
Xero
Xero is a company that develops cloud-based accounting software for small and medium-sized businesses.
ADP
ADP
Automatic Data Processing (ADP) is a global provider of cloud-based human capital management (HCM) and HR outsourcing (HRO) solutions.
BenefitMall
BenefitMall
BenefitMall is a company providing online payroll, benefits, tax compliance, and HR services.
Paycom
Paycom
Paycom is a provider of a cloud-based human capital management software solution delivered as Software-as-a-Service (SaaS).
Paylocity
Paylocity
Paylocity is a company providing cloud-based payroll and human capital management software solutions.
Paycor
Paycor
Paycor is a full-service provider of recruiting, HR, and payroll solutions for medium-sized and small businesses.
Gusto
Gusto
Gusto (formerly known as ZenPayroll) is a company developing payroll, benefits, and time tracking solutions.
Founding Date
Founding Date
1971
Founding Date
2001
Founding Date
2017
Founding Date
2006
Founding Date
1949
Founding Date
1979
Founding Date
1998
Founding Date
1997
Founding Date
1990
Founding Date
2011
Type
Type
Public
Type
Private
Type
Private
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Private
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Private
Type
Private
Tags
Locations
Locations
Rochester, US HQ
Albany, US
Albuquerque, US
Allentown, US
Appleton, US
Auburn, US
Auburn, US
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Locations
London, GB HQ
Broadmeadow, AU
Mascot, AU
Melbourne, AU
Perth, AU
Vadodara, IN
Auckland, NZ
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Locations
Lincolnshire, US HQ
Buenos Aires, AR
Melbourne, AU
North Sydney, AU
Anderlecht, BE
Sao Paulo, BR
St. John's, CA
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Locations
Wellington, NZ HQ
Brisbane, AU
Canberra, AU
Melbourne, AU
Perth, AU
Sydney, AU
Sydney, AU
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Locations
Roseland, US HQ
Buenos Aires, AR
Mascot, AU
Mulgrave, AU
Murarrie, AU
Victoria Park, AU
Curitiba, BR
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Locations
Dallas, US HQ
Alpharetta, US
Austin, US
Concord, US
Conshohocken, US
Denver, US
Fort Lauderdale, US
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Locations
Oklahoma City, US HQ
Irving, US
Locations
Schaumburg, US HQ
Lake Mary, US
Louisville, US
Meridian, US
New York, US
Oakland, US
Rochester, US
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Locations
Norwood, US HQ
Atlanta, US
Chicago, US
Clayton, US
Columbus, US
Frisco, US
Independence, US
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Locations
San Francisco, US HQ
Denver, US
Employees
Employees
15,6001% decrease
Employees
4,8513% increase
Employees
8,606
Employees
3,05513% increase
Employees
58,000
Employees
1,0682% decrease
Employees
3,76523% increase
Employees
3,60018% increase
Employees
1,981
Employees
1,432
Valuation ($)
Valuation ($)
36.4 b
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
15.6 b
Valuation ($)
82.9 b
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
19.7 b
Valuation ($)
9.2 b
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
3.8 b
Twitter followers
Twitter followers
11.7 k
Twitter followers
3.5 k
Twitter followers
6.4 k
Twitter followers
76.4 k
Twitter followers
47.8 k
Twitter followers
2.1 k
Twitter followers
26.1 k
Twitter followers
4 k
Twitter followers
3.4 k
Twitter followers
16.8 k
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
76
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
36
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
33
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
311
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
248
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
27
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
121
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
71
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
14
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
66
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
2.3
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
1.9
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
3.7
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
2.1
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
2.8
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
0.2
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
1.2
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
0.7
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
1.2
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
1.2
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
94.74%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
80.56%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
100%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
48.55%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
47.98%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
22.22%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
72.73%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
71.83%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
78.57%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
56.06%
Alexa Website Rank
Alexa Website Rank
5147
Alexa Website Rank
299761
Alexa Website Rank
6074
Alexa Website Rank
1806
Alexa Website Rank
329
Alexa Website Rank
199273
Alexa Website Rank
66336
Alexa Website Rank
4166
Alexa Website Rank
13655
Alexa Website Rank
30987
Employee Rating
Employee Rating
3.7
Employee Rating
4.2
Employee Rating
4.4
Employee Rating
3.8
Employee Rating
N/A
Employee Rating
4
Employee Rating
4.4
Employee Rating
4.5
Employee Rating
3.5
Employee Rating
3.7

Financial

Revenue (est.)
Revenue (est.)
$4b (FY, 2020)
Revenue (est.)
£424.9m (FY, 2020)
Revenue (est.)
$2.4b (FY, 2018)
Revenue (est.)
$552.8m (FY, 2019)
Revenue (est.)
$14.6b (FY, 2020)
Revenue (est.)
$203.4m (Y, 2014)
Revenue (est.)
$841.4m (FY, 2020)
Revenue (est.)
$561.3m (FY, 2020)
Revenue (est.)
$302m (FY, 2019)
Revenue (est.)
N/A
Cost of goods
Cost of goods
$1.3b (FY, 2020)
Cost of goods
£78.5m (FY, 2020)
Cost of goods
$1.5b (FY, 2018)
Cost of goods
$90.9m (FY, 2019)
Cost of goods
$8.4b (FY, 2020)
Cost of goods
N/A
Cost of goods
$123.5m (FY, 2020)
Cost of goods
$182m (FY, 2020)
Cost of goods
N/A
Cost of goods
N/A
Gross profit
Gross profit
$2.8b (FY, 2020)
Gross profit
£346.4m (FY, 2020)
Gross profit
$851m (FY, 2018)
Gross profit
$461.9m (FY, 2019)
Gross profit
$6.1b (FY, 2020)
Gross profit
N/A
Gross profit
$717.9m (FY, 2020)
Gross profit
$379.3m (FY, 2020)
Gross profit
N/A
Gross profit
N/A
Net income
Net income
$1.1b (FY, 2020)
Net income
(£125.5m) (FY, 2020)
Net income
$21m (FY, 2018)
Net income
($27.1m) (FY, 2019)
Net income
$2.5b (FY, 2020)
Net income
N/A
Net income
$143.5m (FY, 2020)
Net income
$64.5m (FY, 2020)
Net income
N/A
Net income
N/A

Operating

Annual Revenue Retention Rate
Annual Revenue Retention Rate
N/A
Annual Revenue Retention Rate
N/A
Annual Revenue Retention Rate
N/A
Annual Revenue Retention Rate
N/A
Annual Revenue Retention Rate
N/A
Annual Revenue Retention Rate
N/A
Annual Revenue Retention Rate
0.9 (FY, 2019)
Annual Revenue Retention Rate
0.9 (FY, 2019)
Annual Revenue Retention Rate
N/A
Annual Revenue Retention Rate
N/A
Average Client Funds Balances
Average Client Funds Balances
$3.7b (Q2, 2020)
Average Client Funds Balances
N/A
Average Client Funds Balances
N/A
Average Client Funds Balances
N/A
Average Client Funds Balances
$31.4b (Q3, 2020)
Average Client Funds Balances
N/A
Average Client Funds Balances
N/A
Average Client Funds Balances
N/A
Average Client Funds Balances
N/A
Average Client Funds Balances
N/A
Countries
Countries
N/A
Countries
N/A
Countries
N/A
Countries
180 (FY, 2018)
Countries
140 (FY, 2019)
Countries
N/A
Countries
N/A
Countries
N/A
Countries
N/A
Countries
N/A
Customers
Customers
N/A
Customers
N/A
Customers
N/A
Customers
N/A
Customers
N/A
Customers
N/A
Customers
26.5 k (FY, 2019)
Customers
N/A
Customers
30 k (Sep, 2019)
Customers
100 k (Jul, 2020)
Enterprise Customers
Enterprise Customers
670 k (FY, 2019)
Enterprise Customers
N/A
Enterprise Customers
3 k (FY, 2018)
Enterprise Customers
N/A
Enterprise Customers
810 k (FY, 2019)
Enterprise Customers
200 k (Sep, 2019)
Enterprise Customers
N/A
Enterprise Customers
N/A
Enterprise Customers
N/A
Enterprise Customers
N/A
Partners
Partners
N/A
Partners
N/A
Partners
N/A
Partners
16 k (FY, 2015)
Partners
N/A
Partners
N/A
Partners
N/A
Partners
N/A
Partners
40 k (Jul, 2020)
Partners
N/A
Trademarks
Trademarks
N/A
Trademarks
N/A
Trademarks
N/A
Trademarks
N/A
Trademarks
N/A
Trademarks
N/A
Trademarks
N/A
Trademarks
N/A
Trademarks
6 (Jul, 2020)
Trademarks
7 (Jul, 2020)
Transaction Volume
Transaction Volume
N/A
Transaction Volume
N/A
Transaction Volume
N/A
Transaction Volume
$2.8t (FY, 2019)
Transaction Volume
N/A
Transaction Volume
N/A
Transaction Volume
N/A
Transaction Volume
$134b (FY, 2019)
Transaction Volume
N/A
Transaction Volume
N/A

Funding

Latest funding round
Latest funding round
N/A
Latest funding round
N/A
Latest funding round
$ 2.5m (almost 3 years ago)
Latest funding round
N/A
Latest funding round
N/A
Latest funding round
$ 40m (over 21 years ago)
Latest funding round
N/A
Latest funding round
N/A
Latest funding round
N/A
Latest funding round
$ 200m (almost 2 years ago)
Total funding raised
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
$ 24.1m
Total funding raised
$ 681.4m
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
$ 40m
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
$ 10m
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
$ 516.1m
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Civica
HQ
London, GB
Employees
4,851↑ 3% increase

Civica is a company that specializes in digital solutions, critical software applications, and outsourcing services.

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Alight
HQ
Lincolnshire, US
Employees
8,606

Alight Solutions is a cloud-based provider of integrated digital human capital and business solutions.

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Xero
HQ
Wellington, NZ
Employees
3,055↑ 13% increase

Xero is a company that develops cloud-based accounting software for small and medium-sized businesses.

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ADP
HQ
Roseland, US
Employees
58,000

Automatic Data Processing (ADP) is a global provider of cloud-based human capital management (HCM) and HR outsourcing (HRO) solutions.

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