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Payroll Administration Branch

Welcome to the Payroll Administration web page. The following pages have been designed to provide you with information on the various services performed by the different sections of the branch. The web pages provide payroll information and concepts to assist you in understanding how employees of the District are paid.

Mission Statement

“Our mission is to support the educational community by providing quality customer service to ensure reliable, accurate and timely compensation. We take pride in our continuous focus on the ever-changing needs of our customers to improve processes and accountability while fostering trust among the people we serve.”

About Our Office


Joy Mayor

Deputy Controller

Accounting & Disbursements

Elvie Espinoza
Director of Payroll Administration

Shirley Callangan
Deputy Director - Payroll Customer Services

Christa Crawford
Deputy Director - Payroll Operations




Payroll Customer Services

Phone: (213) 241-2570 
Monday - Friday 8:00am-4:30pm
Fax: (866) 761-7413
Email: payrollsupport@lausd.net