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2823450 - Total Compensation History Widget : Display Logic


How to determine what Pay Component Group is Indicated on the "Total Compensation History" widget on Compensation Information?

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  • SAP SuccessFactors HCM Suite- All Versions
  • SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central - All Versions

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Navigate to Compensation Information, and check the "Total Compensation History" Widget
  2. Among the two Pay Component Groups that are displayed in the test example below, Annualized Salary shows up on the Graph / widget on the right


  1. How to configure the widget so that the other Pay component (US Dollar in this case) is displayed on the Graph?


  1. The Pay Component that is displayed on the graph is determined by the following fields on Pay Component Group(PCG) Object :
    • Use for Range Penetration
    • Sort Order
  1. If a pay component group exists with the flag ‘Use for Range Penetration’ set, then that will be used. 
  2. If no such PCG exists for the employee, then the first PCG from the list will be used (This can be influenced by the ‘Sort Order’ flag in the pay component group definition)


  1. Once this is set, the Pay component group on the graph is switched to Annual-USD


See Also

2683241 - Compensation Information Widgets – Total Compensation Information & Salary vs Team


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