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3258622 - Merit rounding - Compensation


Merit percent keeps rounding according to amount, instead of the other way around.

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  • SAP SuccessFactors HXM Suite
  • SAP SuccessFactors Compensation

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Open your compensation template;
  2. In merit percent field, type any value, for example 4.80:

  3. It rounds to 4.79:


Working as expected. The system will round merit to match the amount, and not the percentage.


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