Pay types (form)

Applies To: Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3, Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2, Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Feature Pack, Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012

Click Human resources > Setup > Time and attendance > Payroll > Pay types.

Use this form to create or edit pay types. Pay types can be, for example, hourly pay rates or overtime pay. You can set up individual rates for each pay type. A rate, such as hourly pay, can be set up so that a pay type is valid for a limited period of time. You can also set up individual rates for workers.

Task that uses this form

Create pay types in time and attendance

The following tables provide descriptions for the controls in this form.




General tab

View information about the selected pay type.





Set up rates for workers by using the selected pay type.

Payroll statistics

View payroll statistic transactions for the selected pay type.




Pay type

The identifier of the pay type.


The description of the pay type.


The rate for the pay type.


The reference to the pay type from which the rate is calculated.


The percentage of the pay type that is selected in the Reference field. This percentage is used when you calculate the rate for this pay type.

Include in export

Select this check box to include the pay type in the export file.

For more information, see Updating payroll data for time and attendance.

External pay type

The identifier of the pay type in the external payroll system.

See also

About payroll in Time and attendance

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