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3223889 - Default Overtime Compensation Variant is not updated while importing employee data for job history


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  • While uploading the Time Information (Job History > Default Overtime Compensation Variant) for an employee using the JobInfoImportTemplate.csv file in Import Employee Data, Default Overtime Compensation Variant shows as blank entry.
  • Default Overtime Compensation Variant shows no updation after importing the employee data using Job History template.
  • Change Default Overtime Compensation Variant in Job Information of the employee from say Time Off to Payout.


SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central – Time Sheet

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Download the template for Job History entity.
  2. Import Employee Data.
  3. Select an entity as Job History.
  4. Choose File say JobInfoImportTemplate.csv, which should change the Default Compensation Overtime variant to Payout (as shown below):
  5. Import the data. 
  6. After import, data is still not updated:


Incorrect Default Compensation Overtime variant value in excel while importing


Refer KBA 2371721 - Default Compensation Overtime variant import values 

Input the values of Default Compensation Overtime variant as per Resolution Section (External Codes)

See Also

Repeat the steps Reproducing the Issue again after following Resolution and check results:


KBA , LOD-SF-EC-TMS , Time Sheet , Problem


SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central all versions ; SAP SuccessFactors HXM Suite all versions