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Payroll & Tax

This webpage covers a range of topics related to payroll at McMaster University.

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HRIS 2019/2020 Pay Schedules

HRIS FAM (Affiliate) 2020 Pay Schedule

Pay Schedule (Allergen & RMA Payrolls) | PDF

HRIS FAM (Faculty) 2020 Pay Schedule

Pay Schedule (Faculty Payroll) | PDF

HRIS SAM (Staff/Graduate Studies) 2020 Pay Schedule

Pay Schedule (formerly Roll 1 Staff, Roll 3 Casual/Part-time; Roll 2&5 Hourly; and CUPE Unit 1 Qualified Payments) | PDF

When do I get paid?

Rotating Staff and Faculty payrolls are paid through direct deposit on a biweekly basis and spread over 26 pays per year. Find our payroll schedules below.

2020 Payroll Calendar

McMaster payroll calendar for faculty and staff | PDF

Pay Statement Guide

Explanation of McMaster's Pay Statements | PDF

Pay Dates for Sessional Faculty 2020-2021

Pay dates for McMaster Sessional Faculty (CUPE, Local 3906, Unit 2) | PDF

2020-2021 MUFA Faculty Salary

MUFA Faculty Salary Increases for 2020-2021 | PDF

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Payroll Forms & Information