Welcome to Payroll

The mission of the Payroll Department is to provide accurate and timely compensation to employees in a manner that is cost efficient to the District. The Payroll Department takes pride in serving our customers with fairness, honesty and professionalism. Our goal is to develop a reputation of character and commitment to excellence.


 *Classified School Employee's Summer Assistance Program

We are pleased to announce that CSEA and SDUSD have agreed to continue participation in the CA Department of Education’s Classified School Employee's Summer Assistance Program for the upcoming 2021-2022 school year.  More information regarding enrollment into the program and key dates for the 2021-2022 school year will be made available in the upcoming weeks.

*Notice of Office Closure:

San Diego County has declared a local and public health emergency in response to COVID-19, the illness caused by the 2019 novel coronavirus. As a result, all schools and district offices will be closed until further notice. While the offices are closed, the Payroll Department will continue to be available during regular business hours by email. You can reach Payroll by email at [email protected].

Payroll Office:

Payroll is a part of the Finance Division and is located in Room 1150 on the first floor of the Eugene Brucker Education Center. For employees who prefer to meet with their payroll specialist in person, we encourage you to arrange an appointment by phone or email. Please refer to the Payroll Contacts link on the left side of this page to determine your assigned payroll specialist and find their contact information.

Address: San Diego Unified School District- Payroll Department, 4100 Normal Street, Room 1150, San Diego, CA 92103

Office Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday, holidays and district non-work days excluded. *Offices are currently closed until further notice due to COVID-19 precautions. 

Quicklinks for Timekeepers & Managers:

Time & Labor WorkCenter:

If you are a Timekeeper, be sure to use the Time and Labor WorkCenter in PeopleSoft HCM. The WorkCenter will help you to easily access tools necessary to perform job tasks, including the using the Timesheet, reports and queries, and provides other helpful PeopleSoft HCM links. The WorkCenter also includes links to job aids, payroll forms, and more. Navigation: Main Menu > Manager Self Service > Time Management > Time and Labor WorkCenter.