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Paychex, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2018 Results

June 27, 2018

Fourth Quarter and Full Year Fiscal 2018 Highlights

Rochester, N.Y. — Paychex, Inc. today announced its results of operations for the three months ended May 31, 2018, as well as the full fiscal year ended May 31, 2018. Total revenue increased 9% for the fourth quarter to $871.1 million. For the fiscal year, total revenue increased 7% to $3.4 billion. Net income and diluted earnings per share both increased 17% for the fourth quarter to $228.5 million and $0.63 per share, respectively. For the fiscal year, net income and diluted earnings per share increased 14% to $933.7 million and 15% to $2.58 per share, respectively. View the full news release.

Laura Saxby Lynch
Director, Corporate Communications

Laura Saxby Lynch

As director of corporate communications for Paychex, Laura Saxby Lynch leads a six-member team responsible for external communications, including media and public relations programs, as well as employee communications. Among her other responsibilities, Laura is a lead communicator in companywide initiatives, crisis and issues management, and community relations. She joined Paychex in January 2001 as the company’s first public relations manager after serving as the communications executive for a large non-profit and, prior to that, working as a television journalist. Laura is a graduate of St. Bonaventure University.

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