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SAP HCM - A Complete Tutorial

By : Ganesh Karthik S
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SAP HCM - A Complete Tutorial

By: Ganesh Karthik S

Overview of this book

Table of Contents (19 chapters)
SAP HCM – A Complete Tutorial
About the Author
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Steps to configure the payroll

We have already covered the important infotypes mandatory for payroll processing. We will look at the configuration steps involved to perform the gross and net calculation.

SAP has a payroll solution for country-specific versions and generic versions as well. There are localized payroll schemas and international schemas for which localization is not yet released by SAP. Each country has its own payroll driver program and payroll schema that covers various statutory requirements for each country.

Wage types

When we talk about payroll in SAP, it's very important to understand the functionalities of wage types. Wage types are components or allowances that we see in our paystub, such as basic pay, conveyance allowance, and so on. SAP has provided a tool to create customer-specific wage types. The best practice is to copy model wage types delivered by SAP and rename it to customer-specific wage types. When a new service pack (SP) is released by SAP, it ensures that...