ACH Network Volume Statistics

There were 6.8 billion payments made on the ACH Network during the third quarter of 2020, reflecting a 9% increase over the same period in 2019.

Commercial ACH volume, initiated through the private-sector financial institutions, grew by 9.6%. Business-to-business (B2B) payments jumped by 12.4%. Healthcare claim payments to providers rebounded in the third quarter, likely due to more dental and medical offices reopening.

Same Day ACH volume climbed 41% over a year earlier, with 93.9 million payments. The average dollar amount of a Same Day ACH payment increased by 31% in the third quarter, continuing a trend that began with the March 2020 increase in the dollar limit per transaction to $100,000. 

2020 ACH Network Volume Statistics

Q3 2020 ACH Network Volume Statistics

Q2 2020 ACH Network Volume Statistics 

Q1 2020 ACH Network Volume Statistics