2019 GSA Per Diem Rates for Kern County, California
Note: These per diem rates are for a previous year, and are no longer current. Click here to view 2022 per diem rates.
Kern County Per Diems for August 2019:
Lodging:$105.00 / night
Meals & Incidentals:$61.00 / day
These per diem rates are set by the GSA and are used by Federal and local governments as well as many private-sector companies to reimburse employees for business travel expenses incurred within Kern County, California (county borders are highlighted on the California map).
Generally, you will be entitled to one Lodging per-diem of up to $105.00 to cover your actual hotel costs and one Meals & Incidentals per-diem payment of $61.00 to cover food and incidentals like parking costs for each full day of travel within Kern County. 75% of the normal M&IE per diem rates are generally issued for your first and last days of travel.
Cities in the Kern County Per Diem Area
In the Continental United States (CONUS), per diems are assigned on a county-by-county basis. These rates apply to all cities, towns, and other areas that fall within the borders of Kern County.
The Kern County per diem rates listed on this page apply to business travel in the following cities: China Lake Nwc And Ots Bakersfield Naval & Marine Corps Res Ctr Mcfarland Taft Mojave Buttonwillow Tehachapi Maricopa Lost Hills Bodfish Johannesburg Kern County Kernville Lake Isabella B and other unincorporated areas within Kern County boundaries.