How Do I Change an Employee’s Pay Rate in Patriot Software?

To change a pay rate for an employee in Patriot Software:

  1. Payroll > Employees > Employee List
  2. Click on the Employee name.
  3. Click on the Pay Info link at the top of the employee’s record> Edit.
  4. Change the amount in the Pay Rate field.  If the employee’s Pay Type is Hourly, enter the rate per hour.  If the employee’s Pay Type is Salary or Salary Non-Exempt, enter the rate per pay period.   You can take the annual salary amount and divide by 52 if paid weekly, 26 if paid biweekly, 24 if paid semi-monthly, and 12 if paid monthly.
  5. Click Save Employee.