Maryland Payroll Withholding
Effective January 1, 2017

Single, Married Filing Separately, or as Dependent Taxpayers
Annual EarningsAddonRate

Joint Returns, Head of Household, or for Qualifying Widows/Widowers
Annual EarningsAddonRate

Exemption amount chart
Federal AGISingle or Married Filing SeparatelyJoint, Head of Household or Qualifying Widow(er)
$100,000 or less3,200.003,200.00
$200,000 and more0.000.00
County Tax
Allegany County3.05%
Anne Arundel County2.50%
Baltimore City3.20%
Baltimore County2.83%
Calvert County3.00%
Caroline County2.73%
Carroll County3.03%
Cecil County2.80%
Charles County3.03%
Dorchester County2.62%
Frederick County2.96%
Garrett County2.65%
Harford County3.06%
Howard County3.20%
Kent County2.85%
Montgomery County3.20%
Prince George's County3.20%
Queen Anne's County3.20%
St. Mary's County3.00%
Somerset County3.20%
Talbot County2.40%
Washington County2.80%
Wicomico County3.20%
Worcester County1.75%


  • All amounts are annual unless otherwise noted
* Indicates changes made in the past 30 days