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America PayPal Fees Structure

PayPal offers multiple products, both online and offline (with or without additional hardware) in United States, and they all charge different fees.

PayPal no longer offers further discounts based on your monthly transaction amount.
No matter whether you sell $10 or $100,000, you will pay the same percentage plus fixed fee.

For more information on PayPal fees, check out the PayPal US website.

Standard Online Transaction Fees

This is the most common PayPal transaction which also includes PayPal Payments Pro.
Each transaction costs 2.9% + $0.30 of the total selling price. For international transaction, PayPal charge 4.4% + $0.30.

If the payment is not in USD, the fixed fee will vary based on the currency.

For more information, please refer to PayPal Payment Methods in United States.

Standard (For-profits)

Domestic SalesInternational Sales
2.9% + $0.304.4% + $0.30


If you are verified as a charitable 501(c)(3) organization, there are further discounts.

Domestic SalesInternational Sales
2.2% + $0.303.7% + $0.30

Fixed fee of different currencies

We try to keep the following chart up-to-date but it is always changing so please also refer to PayPal US Fixed fee for standard transactions.

Australian Dollar0.30 AUD
Brazilian Real0.60 BRL
Canadian Dollar0.30 CAD
Czech Koruna10.00 CZK
Danish Krone2.60 DKK
Euro0.35 EUR
Hong Kong Dollar2.35 HKD
Hungarian Forint90 HUF
Israeli Shekel1.20 ILS
Japanese Yen40 JPY
Mexican Peso4.00 MXN
Malaysian Ringgit2.00 MYR
New Zealand Dollar0.45 NZD
Norwegian Krone2.80 NOK
Philippine Peso15.00 PHP
Polish Zloty1.35 PLN
Russian Ruble10 RUB
Singapore Dollar0.50 SGD
Swedish Krona3.25 SEK
Swiss Franc0.55 CHF
Taiwan New Dollar10.00 TWD
Thai Baht11.00 THB
U.K. Pounds Sterling0.20 GBP


If your transactions are less than $10 and you qualified for Micropayments.

Domestic SalesInternational Sales
5% + $0.056.5% + $0.05

Fixed fee of different currencies

We try to keep the following chart up-to-date but it is always changing so please also refer to PayPal US Fixed Fees for Micropayments.

Australian Dollar0.05 AUD
Brazilian Real0.10 BRL
Canadian Dollar0.05 CAD
Czech Koruna1.67 CZK
Danish Krone0.43 DKK
Euro0.05 EUR
Hong Kong Dollar0.39 HKD
Hungarian Forint15 HUF
Israeli Shekel0.20 ILS
Japanese Yen7 JPY
Mexican Peso0.55 MXN
Malaysian Ringgit0.20 MYR
New Zealand Dollar0.08 NZD
Norwegian Krone0.47 NOK
Philippine Peso2.5 PHP
Polish Zloty0.23 PLN
Russian Ruble2 RUB
Singapore Dollar0.08 SGD
Swedish Krona0.54 SEK
Swiss Franc0.09 CHF
Taiwan New Dollar2.00 TWD
Thai Baht1.80 THB
U.K. Pounds Sterling0.05 GBP

Virtual Terminal

Virtual Terminal allows you to accept payments over the phone and turn any computer into a credit card terminal.

For more information, please refer to PayPal Virtual Terminal in America.

Domestic SalesInternational Sales
3.1% + $0.304.6% + $0.30

PayPal Here

PayPal Here is basically the mobile card reader PayPal offers to physical store sellers. There are no startup costs, no termination fee, and no monthly fees.

For more information, please refer to PayPal Here in America.

Swiped or Check-in

Domestic SalesInternational Sales

Keyed or Scanned

Domestic SalesInternational Sales
3.50% + $0.155% + $0.15


How do I calculate PayPal fees?

For standard transaction (domestic), PayPal charge 2.9% + $0.30. If you sold your item at $100, PayPal takes $2.90 + $0.30 = $3.20

How much does PayPal take in fees?

Standard (Domestic): 2.9% + $0.30
Standard (International): 4.4% + $0.30
Nonprofit (Domestic): 2.2% + $0.30
Nonprofit (International): 3.7% + $0.30
Micropayments (Domestic): 5% + $0.05
Micropayments (International): 6.5% + $0.05
Virtual Terminal (Domestic): 3.1% + $0.30
Virtual Terminal (International): 4.6% + $0.30
PayPal Here (Domestic): 2.7%
PayPal Here (International): 4.2%

What are PayPal fees 2020?

If you're a buyer/customer, there is no charge to you. If you're a seller, there are different fees depending on the product. Standard domestic transaction fee is 2.9% + $0.30.

What are PayPal fees on $100?

There is no charge if you're a buyer. If you're a seller and it's a domestic sales, you get $96.80 and PayPal takes $3.20 (2.9% + $0.30). If it's a international sales, you get $95.30 and PayPal takes $4.70 (4.4% + $0.30).

What fees does PayPal charge?

There is zero fee for PayPal users. PayPal only charge sellers and the fees varies depending on the product. Standard fee (domestic) is 2.9% + $0.30 and standard fee (international) is 4.4% + $0.30. Micropayments (domestic) is 5% + $0.05 and Micropayments (international) is 6.5% + $0.05.