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Payroll & Tax

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

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HRIS 2021/2022 Pay Schedules


HRIS FAM (Affiliate) 2021/2022 Pay Schedule

Pay Schedule (Allergen & RMA Payrolls)


HRIS FAM (Faculty) 2021/2022 Pay Schedule

Pay Schedule (Faculty Payroll)


HRIS SAM (Staff/Graduate Studies) 2021/2022 Pay Schedule

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

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.


2021 Payroll Calendar

McMaster payroll calendar for faculty and staff for the 2021 calendar year


Pay Statement Guide

Explanation of McMaster's Pay Statements


Pay Dates for Sessional Faculty 2021-2022

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


2021-2022 MUFA Faculty Salary

MUFA Faculty Salary Increases for 2021-2022

Information Box Group

Payroll Forms & Information