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eBay Fee Calculator US.

eBay selling fees can be complex. And if you take payments on eBay using PayPal, the fees can be even more complex. Learn about eBay’s fee structure, taking payments on eBay with PayPal, and calculate how much eBay charges you, with or without using PayPal, using our downloadable calculator.
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eBay fee calculator.

Don’t waste time trying to calculate your eBay selling fees or those you’ll incur when taking payments with PayPal on eBay. Our free eBay fee calculators do all the hard work, so you don’t have to.

It’s simple:

  • Choose which calculator suits your needs. If you're selling on eBay without using PayPal, the eBay fee calculator will be all you need, but if you're using PayPal to take payments, download the eBay PayPal calculator to get a combined fee total.
  • Select business or personal seller
  • Enter details of your sale - and the calculator will do the rest.

You’ll instantly see the eBay seller fees, the PayPal fees, and how much profit you made from the sale.

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Keep reading to learn more about eBay selling fees.

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eBay personal seller insertion fees.

As a personal seller, you can list up to 50 items on eBay every month fee free. After that, you’ll have to pay $0.35 for each listing.

To give your listing a boost, you can also pay for extra features such as international visibility or an image gallery to make it easier for customers to see your products clearly. Take a look at our table which runs through all the options - and the eBay fees you need to consider for each.

It’s worth noting that eBay will charge these fees even if your item doesn’t sell - and you’ll be charged again if you choose to relist your item.

eBay personal seller insertion fees.

eBay personal seller insertion upgrade fees.

FeatureAuction style listingsGood til cancelled listings (fixed price)

Item starting price < $150

Item starting price > $150

Item starting price < $150

Item starting price > $150

1 or 3 day duration

$1.00

$1.00

Bold

$2.00

$3.00

$4.00

$6.00

Gallery images (free for Collectibles, Art, Pottery & Glass and Antiques)

$0.35

$0.70

$1.00

$2.00

List in 2 categories

Upgrade fees apply for each category

Upgrade fees apply for each category

Upgrade fees apply for each category

Upgrade fees apply for each category

Subtitle

$1.00

$3.00

$1.50

$3.00

Scheduled listing

Free

Free

International visibility

up to $0.40

up to $0.40

$0.50

$0.50

Reserve price

$5.00 or 7.5% of reserve price, whichever is larger

$5.00 or 7.5% of reserve price, whichever is larger

eBay personal seller final value fees.

As well as any listing fees, you’ll also pay an eBay final value fee when your item sells. The final value fee is calculated as a percentage of the sale price including shipping.

Check out our handy table which runs through all of the final value fees applied by product category. It’s also good to know that top-rated sellers get a 10% discount on the final value fees listed.

If you don’t want to do the math yourself, don’t forget to download our eBay fee calculator to take the hassle out of working out your profit margin.

eBay managed payments

Throughout 2020, eBay is rolling out eBay managed payments to streamline the customer checkout experience. For most categories, eBay managed payments will involve similar seller fees as those levied by PayPal, but with a simpler payment structure for sellers.

We've also included managed payments fees in the table, so you can compare the different fees available to you.

CategoryFinal value feeMaximum final value feeManaged payments final value fee + $0.30

Standard fees for most categories

10%

$750

12.35% on total amount of the sale up to $7,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $7,500

Books, DVDs, Movies & Music (except Records)

12%

$750

14.35% on total amount of the sale up to $7,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $7,500

Heavy Equipment, Commercial Printing Presses, Food Trucks, Trailers & Carts

2%

$300

4.35% on total amount of the sale up to $15,000, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $15,000

Guitars & Basses

3.5%

$350

5.85% on total amount of the sale up to $7,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $7,500

Men's and Women's Athletic Shoes

0% if > $100, 10% if > $100

0% if selling price is $100 or more, 12.35% if selling price is less than $100

eBay store subscription fees.

If you sell frequently on eBay, a monthly store subscription will get you access to extra free listings and lower final value fees in certain categories.

Take a look at our summary table to see the fees and features of different levels of store subscriptions.

Store typeMonthly fee if you renew monthlyMonthly fee if you renew yearly

Starter

$7.95

$4.95

Basic

$27.95

$21.95

Premium

$74.95

$59.95

Anchor

$349.95

$299.95

Enterprise

$2,999,95

eBay business seller insertion fees.

If you opt for a store subscription, you’ll get a fixed number of free listings each month. The number of free listings is based on store type, varies by type of listing and is outlined in our summary table to the right.

You can also upgrade your basic listings to make them stand out from the crowd. More on the options, features and fees, in the table below.

Guitars & Basses and Men's and Women's athletic shoes with a starting price over $100 are not subject to insertion fees.
Store typeAuction listingsFixed price listings

Starter

250 free, $0.30 after that

250 free, $0.30 after that

Basic

250 free, $0.25 after that

250 free, $0.25 after that

Premium

500 free, $0.15 after that

1,000 free, $0.10 after that

Anchor

1,000 free, $0.10 after that

10,000 free, $0.05 after that

Enterprise

2,500 free, $0.10 after that

100,000 free, $0.05 after that

eBay business seller insertion upgrade fees.

These fees are applied when you choose additional features to make your eBay listings stand out more.
FeatureAuction style listingsGood til cancelled listings (fixed price)

Item starting price < $150

Item starting price > $150

Item starting price < $150

Item starting price > $150

1 or 3 day duration

$1.00

$1.00

Bold

$2.00

$3.00

$4.00

$6.00

Gallery images (free for Collectibles, Art, Pottery & Glass and Antiques)

$0.35

$0.70

$1.00

$2.00

List in 2 categories

Upgrade fees apply for each category

Upgrade fees apply for each category

Upgrade fees apply for each category

Upgrade fees apply for each category

Subtitle

$1.00

$3.00

$1.50

$6.00

Scheduled listing

$0.10

$0.10

$0.10

$0.10

International visibility

up to $0.40

up to $0.40

$0.50

$0.50

Reserve price

$5.00 or 7.5% of reserve price, whichever is larger

$5.00 or 7.5% of reserve price, whichever is larger

Buy it Now price

up to $0.25

up to $0.25

eBay business seller final value fees.

If you’re an eBay business seller, you’ll pay a final value fee based on the product category and the type of store you have. If you list your item in multiple categories, you’ll pay the higher category final value fee.

Top-rated sellers get a 10% discount on the fees listed in the table.

eBay managed payments

eBay is launching a new payment platform from July 2020 which means customers won’t need to leave the eBay site to complete their purchase. eBay managed payments will be gradually rolled out to eligible sellers throughout the year.

The new fee structure will make it slightly cheaper than using eBay and PayPal together, we've listed the eBay managed payments fees in the table below so you can check them out.

Don't forget to download our free eBay fee calculator to see how much you’ll pay in eBay selling fees, whether using eBay managed payments or not, and find out how much you’ll make from your sales.

eBay business seller final value fees.
CategoryStarter store final value feesBasic, Premium, Anchor & Enterprise store final value feesStarter store managed payments fees + $0.30Basic, Premium, Anchor & Enterprise store managed payments fees + $0.30

Antiques

10%

9.15%

12.35% on total amount of the sale up to $7,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $7,500

11.5% on total amount of the sale up to $2,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $2,500

Art

10%

9.15%

12.35% on total amount of the sale up to $7,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $7,500

11.5% on total amount of the sale up to $2,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $2,500

Baby

10%

9.15%

12.35% on total amount of the sale up to $7,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $7,500

11.5% on total amount of the sale up to $2,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $2,500

Books

12%

12%

14.35% on total amount of the sale up to $7,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $7,500

14.35% on total amount of the sale up to $2,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $2,500

Business, Office & Industrial

up to 10%

up to 9.15%

Up to 12.35% on total amount of the sale up to $7,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $7,500

Up to 11.5% on total amount of the sale up to $2,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $2,500

Cameras & Photo

10%

up to 9.15%

12.35% on total amount of the sale up to $7,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $7,500

Up to 11.5% on total amount of the sale up to $2,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $2,500

Cell Phones & Accessories

10%

up to 9.15%

12.35% on total amount of the sale up to $7,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $7,500

Up to 11.5% on total amount of the sale up to $2,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $2,500

Clothing, Shoes & Accessories

up to 10%

up to 9.15%

Up to 12.35% on total amount of the sale up to $7,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $7,500

Up to 11.5% on total amount of the sale up to $2,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $2,500

Coins & Paper Money

10%

6.15%

12.35% on total amount of the sale up to $7,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $7,500

11.5% on total amount of the sale up to $2,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $2,500

Collectibles

10%

9.15%

12.35% on total amount of the sale up to $7,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $7,500

11.5% on total amount of the sale up to $2,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $2,500

Computers, Tablets & Networking

10%

up to 9.15%

12.35% on total amount of the sale up to $7,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $7,500

Up to 11.5% on total amount of the sale up to $2,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $2,500

Consumer Electronics

10%

up to 9.15%

12.35% on total amount of the sale up to $7,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $7,500

Up to 11.5% on total amount of the sale up to $2,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $2,500

Crafts

10%

9.15%

12.35% on total amount of the sale up to $7,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $7,500

11.5% on total amount of the sale up to $2,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $2,500

Dolls & Bears

10%

9.15%

12.35% on total amount of the sale up to $7,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $7,500

11.5% on total amount of the sale up to $2,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $2,500

DVDs & Movies

12%

12%

14.35% on total amount of the sale up to $7,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $7,500

14.35% on total amount of the sale up to $2,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $2,500

Entertainment Memorabilia

10%

9.15%

12.35% on total amount of the sale up to $7,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $7,500

11.5% on total amount of the sale up to $2,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $2,500

Gift Cards & Coupons

10%

9.15%

12.35% on total amount of the sale up to $7,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $7,500

11.5% on total amount of the sale up to $2,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $2,500

Health & Beauty

10%

9.15%

12.35% on total amount of the sale up to $7,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $7,500

11.5% on total amount of the sale up to $2,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $2,500

Home & Garden

10%

9.15%

12.35% on total amount of the sale up to $7,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $7,500

11.5% on total amount of the sale up to $2,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $2,500

Jewelry & Watches

10%

9.15%

12.35% on total amount of the sale up to $7,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $7,500

11.5% on total amount of the sale up to $2,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $2,500

Motors

10%

up to 9.15%

12.35% on total amount of the sale up to $7,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $7,500

Up to 11.5% on total amount of the sale up to $2,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $2,500

Music

up to 12%

up to 12%

14.35% on total amount of the sale up to $7,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $7,500

Up to 14.5% on total amount of the sale up to $2,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $2,500

Musical Instruments & Gear

10%

up to 7.15%

Up to 12.35% on total amount of the sale up to $7,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $7,500

Up to 9.5% on total amount of the sale up to $2,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $2,500

Pet Supplies

10%

9.15%

12.35% on total amount of the sale up to $7,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $7,500

11.5% on total amount of the sale up to $2,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $2,500

Pottery & Glass

10%

9.15%

12.35% on total amount of the sale up to $7,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $7,500

11.5% on total amount of the sale up to $2,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $2,500

Specialty Services

10%

9.15%

12.35% on total amount of the sale up to $7,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $7,500

11.5% on total amount of the sale up to $2,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $2,500

Sporting Goods

10%

9.15%

12.35% on total amount of the sale up to $7,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $7,500

11.5% on total amount of the sale up to $2,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $2,500

Sports Mem, Cards & Fan Shop

10%

9.15%

12.35% on total amount of the sale up to $7,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $7,500

11.5% on total amount of the sale up to $2,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $2,500

Stamps

10%

6.15%

12.35% on total amount of the sale up to $7,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $7,500

8.5% on total amount of the sale up to $2,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $2,500

Tickets & Experiences

10%

9.15%

12.35% on total amount of the sale up to $7,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $7,500

11.5% on total amount of the sale up to $2,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $2,500

Toys & Hobbies

10%

9.15%

12.35% on total amount of the sale up to $7,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $7,500

11.5% on total amount of the sale up to $2,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $2,500

Travel

10%

9.15%

12.35% on total amount of the sale up to $7,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $7,500

11.5% on total amount of the sale up to $2,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $2,500

Video Games & Consoles

10%

9.15%

12.35% on total amount of the sale up to $7,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $7,500

Up to 11.5% on total amount of the sale up to $2,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $2,500

Everything Else

10%

9.15%

12.35% on total amount of the sale up to $7,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $7,500

11.5% on total amount of the sale up to $2,500, 2.35% on the portion of the sale over $2,500

PayPal fees for selling on eBay in the US.

Now for the most important question: how much does PayPal charge on eBay?

PayPal fees

PayPal has a complex fee structure with different charges for domestic and international sales, and extra costs if you receive a payment in a foreign currency.

Click to read more about PayPal’s fees for sellers or use our simple and free PayPal calculator.

eBay fees for PayPal

While you’ll likely pay a fee to eBay when you make a sale there, eBay doesn’t charge extra if you choose to take the payment using PayPal.

paypal ebay fees

US eBay fees FAQs.

The cost of selling on eBay will vary depending on whether you’re a business or personal seller and what category your item is listed in. You can also choose to enhance your listings for an extra fee, and you might get a discount if you’re rated as a top eBay seller.

Make it easy to work out the cost of selling on eBay in the US, with our free eBay fees calculator.

When you sell on eBay you’ll pay a final value fee which is a percentage of the total price of your sale including shipping. Final value fees vary depending on whether you’re a personal seller, or business seller, and according to which category your item is listed in.

To see the exact percentage eBay takes from your sale, use our eBay fee calculator.

Both eBay and PayPal have complex fee structures, so the easiest way to calculate how much you’ll be charged is to download the calculator on this page, and let it do all the hard work for you.

If you want to calculate PayPal fees independently of eBay fees, check out our PayPal fee calculator.

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