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2231635 - Pay Component Group Sums - How does the system pick the Currency used to display Pay Component Groups in the UI and Ad Hoc Reporting


Pay Component Groups are displayed in the wrong currency for the employee.

How does the system determine which Currency to display in the Pay Component Groups displayed on Compensation Information page?


Employee Central 2.0


The currency used to display Pay Component Groups in the Compensation Information UI, is decided upon by the system, based ont he following criteria -:

  • If Pay Component Group has currency defined, use that (if defined),
  • If all Recurring Pay Components of the employee are in a single unique currency, use that
  • If not, use currency from Legal Entity (if defined), 
  • If not, use currency from country assigned to Legal Entity 
  • If still nothing has been found, use currency of employee's Pay Components.


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