Automated, flexible, and native payroll built for staffing

Looking for payroll that is purpose-built for staffing? Zeal is the modern payroll platform that automates payroll and compliance — and makes it simple for you to give your workers a better experience. Welcome to the era of modern payroll.

Modern payroll mobile app and admin dashboard

Trusted by leading staffing and gig-work companies

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Simplify and automate payroll for your workers

Staffing companies choose Zeal because we make it simple for them to create a better worker experience while automating payroll, tax, and compliance. No matter how complex the arrangement is.

Payroll automation

Put payroll on autopilot. Zeal automatically onboards workers, collects new information, calculates gross-to-net, determines minimum wage, sends payments, reports and files taxes, and so much more.

Modular and flexible

Payroll and compliance for flexible work. Zeal is the most flexible payroll platform; handling multiple companies, rates of pay, locations, overtime rules, minimum wages, accruals, and more.

A better worker experience

Stop sending workers to a third-party portal built in the 00's and start retaining more of your talent. Zeal makes it simple to quickly launch a world-class, branded worker experience.

End-to-end payroll for staffing

Your workers deserve a payroll platform that will provide what they need. Accurate, on-time payments and a modern user experience delivered by you, not some third-party portal developed ages ago.

Onboard workers

Seamlessly collect all the information you need to onboard workers using our smart form.

Fully custom branded

Customizable workflows

Remote, mobile I-9 E-Verification

Optimized for W-2 workers

Embeddable and sharable

Seamlessly onboard workers

Collect new information

As workers take on new jobs, you can effortlessly collect the new tax information required.

Automated detection of new requirements

Webhook notifications of new required information

Embeddable and shareable form

Automatically collect new information as it's required

Verify worker information

Automatically collect and store the information to stay compliant with our simple I-9 verification process.

Fully remote

Mobile optimized

Confirmed employment verification

Effortlessly verify workers employment eligibility

Calculate gross pay

For staffing calculating gross pay isn't simple. But with Zeal it is.

Automated gross pay calculation

Works with multiple shifts, rates of pay, overtime, minimum wages, and more

Automate complex gross pay calculations

Calculate net pay

Deductions can quickly get messy. Zeal automatically takes everything into account and calculates net pay for you.

Taxes across locations, income brackets, and more

Health and financial benefits, and garnishments

On-demand and early pay calculations

Automate complex net pay calculations

Send payments

Pay workers fast. You can create a flow of funds that speeds up payments and keeps cash on your balance sheet longer.

ACH payments

Downloadable check

Pre-paid checks

Automated tax and garnishment payments

Easily pay workers with a variety of options

Automated taxes

Each jurisdiction has different rules and processes, but with Zeal you don't need to know that.

Automated federal, state, and local tax reporting

Automated federal, state, and local tax filing

Automate taxes and compliance

Report and file

We automate reporting and filing so you can spend less time on paperwork.

Automated end of year filing

Automated new hire reporting

Webhooks for document notification

Automate payroll reporting and filing

Create a world-class worker experience

Stop sending your workers to Web 1.0 payroll portals. Build everything your workers need to access payroll right within your own branded experience.

How Lawtrades automates payroll for legal talent

When companies need legal help they want experts. But they might not need that help as a permanent job. Lawtrades is a staffing solution that helps businesses get access to a flexible workforce of legal experts. Lawtrades provides the talent, without the operational overhead, so they needed a payroll solution. Zeal's modern payroll platform made it simple for them build payroll into their web app and then to put payroll on autopilot.

Lawtrades product example

How Call Light Health streamlined nurse staffing with payroll tech

Call Light Health is changing how nurses and facilities connect, for the better of both parties. It offers the ability for nurses to get more flexible, local, W2 work. At the same time it helps facilities fill shifts with qualified nurses, without the bloated costs. It does this by providing the payroll required to streamline traditional staffing workflows.

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How WorkGenius built payroll so clients can focus on business expansion

The WorkGenius platform helps workers and innovative companies connect. It's common that a worker will transition from 1099 to W2 so WorkGenius created the WorkGenius Payroll product specifically to automate payroll and compliance for a distributed W2 workforce.

WorkGenius product example

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