Employee Self-Service

Employee Self-Service (ESS) offers a secure online platform to manage their employment information. ESS is only available on the McClatchy network.

Manage Pay Information

  • View and print your paycheck and paycheck history
  • Update direct deposit information
  • Update W-4 tax information

Manage Personal Information

  • Update home and mailing addresses
  • Update phone numbers
  • Update e-mail addresses
  • Update emergency contact information

Manage Benefits

  • Review current benefits and dependent/beneficiary data
  • Add or update life insurance beneficiaries
  • Update benefits when eligible to make changes
  • Check Knight Ridder and McClatchy pension vesting status
  • Perform McClatchy and Knight Ridder pension estimates

Please note: McClatchy's Employee Self Service pages are secured using Entrust Certificates, 128-bit SSL encryption and one of the leading SSL certificate providers. For more information on our Entrust Certificates, click on the padlock in the URL bar that will be visible on any secured page within Employee Self Service.

For ESS password reset or system problems, please contact the McClatchy IT Service Desk at 1-800-888-3272 or help@mcclatchy.com.