Payroll Run Errors: 'Cannot Reduce Earnings/Hours For This Employee'

(Doc ID 2355525.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 31, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle HRMS (US) - Version 12.1.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


An assignment has had a mid-period salary change and also has PTO hours that should reduce regular hours and earnings. When attempting to run payroll, the following error occurs.

Cannot Reduce Earnings/Hours for this Employee

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Make mid-period salary change
2. Enter PTO hours to reduce regular earnings and hours
3. Run Payroll and get error


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