Company Overview

PayIt is the leading SaaS provider of digital government services and payments. Through cloud-native technology, PayIt’s platform simplifies doing business with government agencies of any size by consolidating hundreds of services and payments into one connected experience for citizens. Within a 90-day launch period, PayIt delivers a platform that allows citizens to handle all of their essential government tasks (i.e. taxes, driving documents, permits, licenses, fines).

With clients like the State of North Carolina, the City of Toronto, and the Unified Government of Wyandotte County and Kansas City, this innovative approach to government service delivery has garnered significant recognition in both the public and private sectors:

  • GovTech 100 (2017-2022)
  • Fast Company Innovation in Design Award (2019)
  • StateScoop 50 State IT Innovation of the Year (2019-2020)
  • NASCIO State IT Recognition finalist (2020)
  • LocalSmart Awards (2020)


Our award-winning, digital platform is driven by people. Led by John Thomson (founder, CEO) and Mike Plunkett (co-founder, COO, CFO), our executive team and board members include some of the brightest and most experienced individuals across multiple industries. Day-in and day-out, they are helping us achieve our goal of transforming and digitizing the government space.


Our team is a dedicated, passionate group of like-minded individuals. We love what we do. We embrace being on the cutting-edge of tech and transforming the government landscape. Our goal is to continually innovate and make the lives of everyday people easier. We hope that by improving accessibility to government services we will positively improve the quality of life for so many people.

Benefits of joining the PayIt team:

  • Accommodating work hours
  • Competitive salary
  • Innovative and collaborative work culture
  • Unlimited PTO
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Health, dental and vision benefits
  • Brand new office space in downtown Kansas City
  • The best and brightest co-workers across multiple industries
Company Summary
Number of Employees
(800) 268-9153
1100 Main Street
#Suite 700
Kansas City, MO