Remote’s guide to employing in

Jamaica
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With localized contracts, easy invoice management, and best-in-class compliance, you can grow your team in Jamaica with confidence. Currently, you can hire and manage contractors in Jamaica through Remote, but our EOR services are not yet live.

Services available in this country:
Contractor Management
  • Capital City

    Kingston

  • Currency

    Jamaican dollar ($, JMD)

  • Languages

    English

  • Population size

    2,726,667

Services available in this country:
Contractor Management
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Taxes in Jamaica

Learn how employment taxes and statutory fees affect your payroll and your employees’ paychecks in Jamaica.

3%National Insurance Scheme (NIS) (up to a ceiling of 5,000,000 JMD per year)
3%National Housing Trust (NHT)
3.5%Education Tax
3%Human Employment and Resource Training (HEART)