Mission Statement

The American Payroll Association is the professional society for Payroll Professionals. The Association pursues the following objectives:

  1. To increase the Payroll Professional's skill level through education and mutual support.
  2. To obtain recognition for payroll work as practiced in today's business and legislative environments and as a professional discipline.
  3. To represent the Payroll Professional on the federal, state, and local level.
  4. To provide public service education on payroll and employment issues.