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For your convenience, we have added brief information regarding pay dates and practices, and benefits information.


For detailed information regarding payroll, please contact:

Carmen Hammonds
Fiscal Technician II

Lisa Espedal
Human Resource Consultant I

Pay dates are the 10th and 25th of each month. If a pay date falls on a Saturday, the preceding Friday will be the actual pay date. If the pay date falls on a Sunday, the proceeding Monday will be the actual pay date. Direct deposit of paychecks is strongly encouraged. Direct deposit instruction forms are available in the Human Resources office. Employee earnings history and leave balances are available to view at anytime on GHC’s Internet site or by clicking here: Employee Earnings History

The State of Washington provides health and related insurance coverage to eligible employees as a benefit of employment. Coverage to eligible employees begins on the first day of the month following their start date. If the start date is on the first work day of the month, eligibility begins that day.

For more information, please contact the college’s Human Resource Representative coordinating Benefits, Lisa Espedal, at 360-538-4041 or email Lisa at


Grays Harbor College
1620 Edward P. Smith Drive
Aberdeen , WA 98520

(360) 538-4218 or toll-free (in WA state) 1-(800) 562-4830 ext. 4218
Fax: (360) 538-4136

Off-Campus Locations

Simpson Education Center, Elma: (360) 482-2743
Riverview Education Center, Raymond: (360) 538-4023
Columbia Education Center, Ilwaco: (360) 538-2539
Whiteside Education Center, Aberdeen: (360) 538-4088