About Us

Welcome to the site for the Kern County Chapter of the American Payroll Association, founded July, 2016. We are committed to training, mentoring, providing classes for Certification in the profession of payroll, and providing philanthropic opportunities to our members. 

Our chapter is affiliated with the National American Payroll Association which supports more than 130 chapters and 20,000 members nationwide. Click to visit our chapter profile.

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about the APA.


Lunch & Learn Monthly Event

$25 for Members

$35 for Non-members

Click here for more details

Study Group for 2019!

We are excited to start our study group sessions for CPP & FPC testing this year! 

More information can be found on our Education page


If you are working in payroll and are not yet a member, consider joining. Some of the benefits include continuing education classes, and assistance with studying for the CPP and FPC certification test.

Cost is $50.00/year 
(For up to 2 people from the same organization)
Join Us!

We are excited to say YES! We are back! Thank you for your patience during the last few months, we hope everyone is doing well and continues to stay safe. Current restrictions have been lifted and we will resume for in-person luncheons effective July 16th with all necessary precautions in place. Please visit our events page for further details, we look forward to seeing all of our members soon (with social distancing)!

Informational Payroll Resources
February's Meeting!

Thank you to all who attended February's meeting as we had a record attendance of 43 members! Let's keep it up!

We hope to see this turnout again once we resume in-person meetings 

Brett Sutton, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Sutton Hague Law Corp.

July 16, 2020


Please join us for our July meeting!

We are excited to announce that our

in-person meetings will resume July 16, 2020! Please join us as we discuss Payroll related COVID-19 Legislative changes with guest speaker Brett Sutton. 

Click below for more details as this will be a meeting  you do not want to miss as there is much to learn. We look forward to seeing all of  you in July!

Please continue to stay safe and contact us directly if you have any questions.

Thank You to Our Sponsors:

rapid! - A true FinTech leader


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We Won!!

Kern County Chapter of the APA won Third Place (above 2 honorable mentions and of 121 Chapters Nationwide) for the Best Chapter Website. We are very excited that we are being recognized by the National Association, especially since we are a relatively new chapter!!

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