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2591282 - How to make Pay Components Country-Specific?


How to make Pay Components or Event Reasons Country-Specific?

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  • SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central


These are the steps for making Pay Components Country-Specific. The same steps can be followed for Event Reasons as well.

  1. Navigate to Admin Center -> Configure Object Definitions.
  2. Search for Object Definition of Country.
  3. Take Action -> Make Correction.
  4. Create an association as shown below:
  5. Save the change.
  6. Navigate to Admin Center -> Manage Data.
  7. Search for Country -> Select a country according to your business need.
  8. Take Action -> Make Correction.
  9. Add the Pay Component as per your requirement. Please make sure that the Pay Component has a start date same or before the Country's start date.
  10. Save the change. Now the added Pay Component will be available only for the employees who belong to this Country.

FAQ - Additional Information

Q) Where can I get Guide?

A) Guide: Employee Central Master

Chapter: Setting Up Country-Specific Picklists for Pay Components or Event Reasons

See Also

  •  2617429 - Event Reason Availability and Configuration in Employee Central


CSF, Event Reason, Country Specific, Country, Association, Pay Components , KBA , LOD-SF-EC-FOO , Foundation Objects (Organisation, Pay and Job Structures) , How To


SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central all versions ; SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core all versions