Payroll & Personnel

Examines and audits all State payrolls; reviews and reconciles all payroll deduction accounts; coordinates with insurance and deferred compensation carriers; processes all garnishments and all court ordered payments; and processes all special payroll payments to employees and all retroactive payments. In an ongoing effort to provide timely information on central payroll and personnel issues, this site will highlight topics that are useful in State Departments day-to-day payroll and personnel operations.

All Payroll Forms can be found on the Forms page of this website.


Upcoming Holiday Processing Schedules

Cycle A - Early Payroll schedule for the September 3, 2014 pay date

  • Tuesday, August 26th   Pay forms must be in central payroll by 12:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday, August 27th   MS-TAMS Agencies must complete lockdown by 2:00 p.m. Payroll officers who may need additional time to process time and attendance entries should contact Central Payroll before noon on Wednesday.
  • Thursday, August 28th   OSC processes edits. Batch Pay processing will begin at 6:00 p.m.
  • Friday, August 29th Payroll Reports ready by 10:00 a.m.
  • Monday, September 1st Labor Day Holiday

Cycle A - Early Payroll schedule for the October 15, 2014 pay date

  • Tuesday, October 7th Pay forms must be in central payroll by 12:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday, October 8th MS-TAMS Agencies must complete lockdown by 2:00 p.m. Payroll officers who may need additional time to process time and attendance entries should contact Central Payroll before noon on Wednesday.
  • Thursday, October 9th OSC processes edits. Batch Pay processing will begin at 6:00 p.m.
  • Friday, October 10th Payroll Reports ready by 10:00 a.m.
  • Monday, October 13th Columbus Day Holiday