The first things you want to know even before you get your paycheck are:
When you get a job offer, it will list your Gross Pay. Keep in mind that, that amount listed is not what you’ll actually bring home. The average person takes home about 66%-75% of their salary (Net Pay), sometimes that percentage is even less depending on the person’s deductions.
This is the total amount of pay you actually earned. This can include your:
This is your “Take Home Pay.” This is the amount of pay remaining after deductions have been taken from your gross pay. Deductions can include: