ACH Network Volume Statistics

There were 6.6 billion payments made on the ACH Network during the 2nd quarter of 2020, reflecting a 7.9% increase over the same period in 2019.

Internet-initiated payments increased nearly 16% and person-to-person transfers rose 48%. Both results are consistent with people making more payments remotely and shifting from paper checks to electronic payments. Healthcare claim payments to medical and dental providers fell 8% from the second quarter of 2019. 

Same Day ACH volume climbed 37% over a year earlier, with 81.6 million payments. The average dollar amount of a Same Day ACH payment increased by 33% in the second quarter, compared to the first quarter of 2020, as the allowable Same Day ACH transaction size increased to $100,000.


2020 ACH Network Volume Statistics

Q2 2020 ACH Network Volume Statistics 

Q1 2020 ACH Network Volume Statistics