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2462693 - Pay Grade Field Appearing in Compensation Info


During the "Add New Employee" action, the field "Pay Grade" is appearing even when it is not a listed field in Manage Business Configuration or the Data Model.


  • SAP SuccessFactors HCM Cloud 
  • Employee Central - b1702 and later

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Begin the process of "Add New Employee"
  2. Reach "Compensation Info"
  3. Notice that "Pay Grade" field is there, even if not active in Manage Business Configuration or Data Model


The issue has been identified and logged under JIRA ECT-72180.


There is currently no target release scheduled for this issue. It is being reviewed by Engineering.


  1. In the "Manage Business Configuration" tool, add the pay-grade field to the compInfo (compensation info) portlet.
  2. Set this field to "Enabled = No"


SuccessFactors , Success Factors , SF , Employee Central , EC , paygrade, pay-grade, pay grade, ECT-72180 , KBA , LOD-SF-EC-JOB , Job Information & Propagation XML , Bug Filed


SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core 1702