Pay your people quickly, simply, and correctly so you can deliver the perfect paycheck every time.

UKG ReadyTM Payroll (formerly Kronos Workforce Ready® Payroll) enables organizations to reduce processing time and ensure compliance by leveraging a single, end-to-end solution with an intuitive interface and powerful reporting. Because our payroll solution is unified with the UKG Ready suite, it allows you to process payroll continuously and gives you instant access to reports and analytics in real-time — so you can save time, minimize risk, and create the perfect paycheck every time.

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Real-time updates

With UKG Ready, our single solution with one employee record ensures that information updates continuously and in real-time throughout the system. This means you don’t have to wait for data to sync with other modules or risk having incorrect data when you’re ready to process payroll.


Flexible pay rules

Our flexible pay rules engine makes it simple to determine pay associated with regular or OT hours and to support any number of scenarios — shift differentials, employees with multiple positions, locations, and more — enabling you to accommodate your organization’s unique requirements.


Timely compliance updates

Accurately complete gross-to-net calculations, and easily create the standard annual reporting forms needed to meet IRS requirements. Reduce your time spent researching regulations through automatic legislative updates, including the latest tax tables, to make sure withholdings are always accurate.

Key benefits

For HR and payroll professionals

  • Increase payroll accuracy with a single solution for payroll, time, and HR
  • Streamline payroll processing, and spend time on more important initiatives
  • Improve compliance and mitigate risk with automatic updates to comply with the latest regulation changes
  • Reduce the administrative burden of processing employee changes and updates
  • Gain strategic insights through real-time reporting at the click of a button

For employees

  • Get easy, instant access and manage personal information, including direct deposit information
  • View current and historical pay and benefits information at any time
  • Better understand pay with a tool to model paychecks
  • Complete and update government forms from any device
  • Get push, email, or SMS notifications