The Pennsylvania Youth Survey (PAYS): How-To Guide & Workbook with Supplemental Materials. The PAYS How-To Guide & Workbook was designed to help you and your team to get the most out of your PAYS data. Throughout the guide you'll find worksheets that prompt you to answer thought-provoking questions about your data. Because this PDF document contains editable fields, if you're working online you may type your responses directly into the worksheets and save or print your completed guide. Access the updated guide here.