"pay-grade" Foundation Object is Showing as String Field under Compensation Portlet.
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SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central: Compensation Information
Reproducing the Issue
1. You have configured FO "pay-grade" properly under Manage Organization, Pay and Job Structures and under BCUI as well.
2. If you check under Job Information, you can see the dropdowns, hence you can choose the options.
3.However under Compensation Portlet, it is a string field which you are not able to choose any dropdowns.
"pay-grade" is not supported to be added under compinfo, for details, please refer to Data Object Tables in Employee Central.
Please do not configure "pay-grade" under compinfo hris element.
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