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Compare Paycor vs. Paycom
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Compare Paycor vs. Paycom

Paycor vs. Paycom

See why more than 30,000 customers choose Paycor to help them manage and develop employees and run their business.

We’re Trusted. We’re Recognized.
We Stand Out from the Crowd.


Purpose-Built for Leaders

Only Paycor’s unified HCM platform is designed to empower HR leaders, frontline managers, and the C-Suite.


Robust Network of Integrations

Modern, flexible integrations that complement any product suite.


Best-In-Class Implementation

Targeted training and change management support helps reduce post-implementation challenges.


Personalized Support Model

When customers reach out, we deliver responsive, personalized care.

Trusted by Users and Third-Party Evaluators

G2 Winter 2024 Easiest To Use Enterprise
G2 Winter 2024 Enterprise Leader
TrustRadius Most Loved Badge 2024
G2 Winter 2024 Highest User Adoption Enterprise
G2 Winter 2024 High Performer Enterprise

Why Do HR & Business Leaders Choose Paycor?

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They Want More Flexibility & Integrations

Paycor offers the most extensive network of technology partners, making it easy for customers to connect their people and business data.

Paycor Marketplace

From benefits admin, to ERPs, 401(k) providers, and more, find the right partner for your business.

One Solution for Your Business Needs

Regardless of industry or business size, we offer a one-stop-shop to meet your unique needs.

250+ Partners & Growing

Seamlessly integrate and sync data between Paycor and your favorite apps.

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They Want Accurate Payroll

When employees do their own payroll and approve timecards, errors and risk increase significantly. Are you comfortable putting that burden on your people? Eliminate uncertainties and get the peace of mind payroll is accurate with Paycor.

Real-Time Changes

Say goodbye to batch payroll processing. Make real-time changes to drive fast and accurate payroll processing.


Preschedule payroll cycles to run at the date and time you want, and we’ll keep you updated on the progress via Paycor Mobile.

Mobile Wallet

Access earned wages, utilize flexible pay options, view paycheck details, and manage financial wellness in one place.

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They Want to Find More Candidates Faster

Speed up sourcing time, decrease costs, identify active, passive, and diverse candidates, and reach more applicants with Paycor Recruiting and Paycor Smart Sourcing.

Paycor Smart Sourcing

Leverage AI to find active, passive, and diverse candidates.

Reach More Candidates

Broadcast job openings to 25,000+ job sites. Easily create a fully branded careers site that matches your website, without IT help.

Save Time & Money

Uncover 67% more candidates, increase interviews by 30%, and lower sourcing costs by 28%.

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They Want a Better Way to Control Labor Expenses

Make smarter staffing decisions, manage timecards and scheduling in one place, set and track budget limits, and empower employees to pick up open shifts.

Set Budget Limits

Monitor schedules by shifts or jobs and establish budget caps to control labor costs and track daily expenses.

Pick Up Open Shifts

Employees set their own availability and pick up or drop shifts in real time.

Real-Time Communication

Send real-time notifications and shift reminders via email or from your mobile device.

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They Want to Improve Retention and Increase Engagement

Build winning teams and create a culture of accountability and engagement with tools that help employees focus on the right priorities and receive direction they need to be productive.

1-on-1 Tool

Streamline conversations between managers and employees with customizable, preloaded templates.

Employee Ratings

Visualize individual performance, evaluate potential, and develop complementary coaching strategies with Paycor’s nine-box grid.

Track Goals

Align individual goals to top organizational goals and let employees see where they’re making the biggest impact, eliminating hours spent on unproductive work.

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They Want HR Software Built for Leaders

From employee surveys, goal-tracking and performance reviews to self-paced leadership learning and a uniquely insightful leadership dashboard, Paycor helps leaders at all levels show up for their teams.

Pulse Surveys

Gather and convert employee feedback into real insights with employee pulse surveys — so you can get ahead of potential problems like turnover and low morale.

Paycor Paths

Deliver personalized, scalable, and compelling leadership development to help grow your frontline managers and future leaders, enhance culture across your organization, and increase employee engagement.

COR Leadership Dashboard

Paycor’s COR Leadership Dashboard provides valuable insights on manager effectiveness, helping companies identify coaching and development opportunities.

Why Customers Love Paycor

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“Paycor allows us all-in-one access and services for our 4 nonprofit organizations. From employee database needs, time and attendance, payroll, ACA filings, the Paycor system allow us to operate with minimal input and the reporting function is BEYOND amazing and customizable. They also take client suggestions to make improvements and upgrades to their systems.”

– Melissa L. | Human Resources Leader

Discover the Paycor Difference Today!

Paycor builds HR & Payroll software for leaders, to help them manage and develop employees and run their business. Contact us to see how we can help.