Paylocity - Top 4 Alternatives (Mar 2022)

Advanced HR Review
ITQlick Score: 94/100
ITQlick Rating: (4.2/5)
Pricing: 5.6/10 - average cost
Category: Human Resources -> Paylocity -> Paylocity competitors
Ranking:Ranked 11 out of 534 Human Resources systems
Company: Paylocity
Pricing: starts at $5 per employee/month + $500 setup fee
Typical customers: Small, medium and large size businesses
Platforms: Desktop
Links: Paylocity review, Paylocity alternatives
Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / updated: Mar 14, 2022

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The two main competitors of Paylocity Advanced HR include Workday HCM and OpenElevator. Workday HCM is cloud-based human resource management solution just as Paylocity. Paylocity Advanced HR vendor is Paylocity which began in 1997 and based in the United States whereas Workday HCM is a product of Workday which began in 2005 and based in the United States.

Both Paylocity Advanced HR and Workday HCM deployment options include cloud, web, SaaS, and mobile devices such as Android and iOS devices. Both OpenElevator and Paylocity are cloud-based human resources solution. Advanced HR vendor is Paylocity which began in 1997 and based in the United States and on the other hand OpenElevator vendor is OpenElevator which is a company that was started in 2016 in Switzerland.

OpenElevator offers support via a 24/7 live rep whereas Paylocity offers support during the business hours. OpenElevator offers training via live online and in-person but Advanced HR offers training via documentation, webinars, live online and in-person.

Paylocity alternatives - for low budget, SMBs and global businesses

Here are the top 4 alternatives to Paylocity that are worth checking out: Gusto HR for SMBs, Workday for large size business, Kronos Workforce Ready for growing companies, and Eddy for startups and SMBs.

ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
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Pricing pricing Score is a 1 to 10 score, based on the TCO (cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
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Paylocit...
ITQlick rating
4.2/5
Score
94/100
Pricing
5.6/10
License pricing
$5 per employee/month + $500 setup fee
Functionality
3
Best for SMBs
Gusto
ITQlick rating
4.7/5
Score
99/100
Pricing
4/10
License pricing
$39 per month
Functionality
20
Review
Best for Enterprise
Workday
ITQlick rating
4.3/5
Score
98/100
Pricing
6/10
License pricing
$99 per user/month
Functionality
3
Growing
Workforc...
ITQlick rating
4.1/5
Score
98/100
Pricing
2/10
License pricing
$6 per employee/month
Functionality
32
Free version
Eddy
ITQlick rating
4.9/5
Score
95/100
Pricing
2.2/10
License pricing
$8 per employee/month
Functionality
12
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Shlomi holds a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Information System Engineering from Ben Gurion University in Israel. Shlomi brings 15 years of global IT and IS management experience as a consultant, and implementation expert for small, medium and large size (global) companies.