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3146820 - [Onboarding] Pay componet not appearing in the Pay target


  • Pay component dropdown is appearing for pay comp recurring but the same is not reflecting under pay target
  • Pay component should be same in pay targets and pay component recurring section.


SAP SuccessFactors Onboarding


The pay component configured under Manage Organization, Pay and Job Structures has Target field set as No.


  • Go to Manage Organization, Pay and Job Structures
  • select pay component in first drop down
  • select the pay component you want under pay targets in second dropdown
  • check for the field 'Target'
  • This should be yes


System will not allow changes to the Foundation Object pay component's configuration settings once it is being used in other features or added to employee's compensation information records history.

To be able to change the pay components in use, use the check tool to find out where the pay component is associated and remove all associations. Change the pay component configuration and then add the pay components back to the other objects or employee records as required.

See Also

2494885 - Correct or Update Pay Component Recurring or Pay Component Non Recurring Information record via Import in Full Purge mode (this KBA is for help when you need to mass delete /update the pay components of all users).

2438940 - Pay Component is already used. Changing is not allowed


Pay target, pay component, pay component recurring , KBA , LOD-SF-OBX-NHR , Onboardee Data Review , Problem


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