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Payroll HR

Help Improve staff productivity, reduce time spent on payroll, and stay on top of your compliance obligations with HR and payroll software that integrates with Xero. Choose from a variety of HR apps and systems designed to simplify employee management...

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  1. Featured app
    Payroll HR

    Gusto

    4.36 out of 5 stars
     73
    Payroll HR
    Payroll, benefits, and HR built for small businesses.
  2. Payroll HR, Time tracking

    Deputy

    4 out of 5 stars
     114
    Payroll HR, Time tracking
    Simplify Shift Work with Staff Scheduling, Time Tracking & Labor Compliance. Generate Xero invoices in one click from employees' worked time!
  3. Payroll HR, Time tracking

    Tanda

    4.45 out of 5 stars
     49
    Payroll HR, Time tracking
    Manage and pay staff correctly for the time they work. Get the most out of your workforce with Tanda’s live rostering, attendance and compliance tools.
  4. Payroll HR, Time tracking

    RUN Powered by ADP®

    2.1 out of 5 stars
     11
    Payroll HR, Time tracking
    From AI-powered payroll error detection, to 24-7 support, with RUN Powered by ADP® payroll & HR, small businesses are ready for whatever comes next. Streamline your system with easy general ledger mapping for pushing payroll transactions from RUN or Accountant Connect℠ to Xero.
  5. Payroll HR

    Wagepoint

    3 out of 5 stars
     5
    Payroll HR
    Simple payroll software built just for small businesses and backed by the world's friendliest team.
  6. Payroll HR

    Deel

    4.57 out of 5 stars
     7
    Payroll HR
    Deel is the all-in-one platform made to simplify all things HR, built for global teams. It helps companies simplify every aspect of managing an international workforce, from culture and onboarding, to local payroll and compliance.
  7. Accountant tools, Payroll HR

    Paychex

    3 out of 5 stars
     2
    Accountant tools, Payroll HR
    Connect Paychex Flex® General Ledger with your Xero accounting package to reduce the time spent on payroll tasks and minimize the potential for errors.
  8. Payroll HR

    Rippling

    4 out of 5 stars
     1
    Payroll HR
    One place to run your global workforce—from payroll and expenses to devices and apps
  9. Payroll HR

    OnPay

    4.93 out of 5 stars
     14
    Payroll HR
    OnPay helps businesses (and their accountants) to simplify payroll, finances, and people management. It is PCMag’s Editors’ Choice and gets top ratings from clients because they give you intuitive software, hands-on support, and the very best Xero and time tracking integrations.
  10. Payroll HR, Time tracking

    CrewTraka

    Payroll HR, Time tracking
    Aussie Made App for scheduling, tracking hours, overtime and leave. Automatically sends your timesheets direct to Xero ready for payroll...
  11. Payroll HR, Time tracking

    TimeDock

    5 out of 5 stars
     24
    Payroll HR, Time tracking
    Plug and play time clock system for Xero Payroll.
  12. Payroll HR, Time tracking

    Jibble

    4.8 out of 5 stars
     15
    Payroll HR, Time tracking
    Jibble is a 100% FREE employee time tracking app for timesheets, payroll, attendance, activity, and project tracking. Transform your business with award-winning web and mobile applications to get accurate work hours, measure the efficiency of your employees, and improve time utilization.
  13. Payroll HR, Time tracking

    Timecloud

    4.5 out of 5 stars
     4
    Payroll HR, Time tracking
    Streamline time tracking and payroll processes with Timecloud’s seamless integration with Xero. Reduce manual data entry and gain real-time insights into staff timesheets and job costs.
  14. Payroll HR, Time tracking

    TimeKeeper

    5 out of 5 stars
     7
    Payroll HR, Time tracking
    Employee time clock, timesheets, time off, leave management, GPS clock ins, facial recognition, geofences, time spent on jobs and more.
  15. Bills and expenses, Payroll HR

    Fawtarra

    5 out of 5 stars
     1
    Bills and expenses, Payroll HR
    You can edit and create invoices and bills and purchase orders and other transcripts in Arabic interfaces. You can also print all of that in Arabic.
  16. Payroll HR

    OysterHR

    Payroll HR
    Oyster is the global employment platform for people-centric companies to confidently hire, pay, and retain talent across 180+ countries.
  17. Payroll HR

    CharlieHR

    Payroll HR
    Charlie automates your HR tasks and gives you the time, headspace and tools you need to build an engaged and high-performing team.
  18. Payroll HR, Reporting

    VirtlX

    5 out of 5 stars
     1
    Payroll HR, Reporting
    VirtlX assists businesses of all sizes in understanding customer sentiment, conducting market research, gathering employee feedback, performing employee satisfaction surveys, assessing managers and employees as well as enabling companies to stay proactive with compliance and training.
  19. Other, Payroll HR

    Remote

    Other, Payroll HR
    Remote provides a Global HR Platform tailored for businesses seeking to expand their operations internationally. We empower the entire international expansion process, from hiring and management of global teams, to ensuring timely payments and adherence to local labor laws.

What is HR software?

HR payroll software, or human resources software, are tools that help improve processes related to employee management and performance, legal compliance, and internal organisation. Important for businesses of all sizes, HR apps help you stay on top of workplace initiatives and regulations, while helping employees get a great experience.

What are the benefits of HR software and payroll apps?

  • More efficient management teams of any size: A single source of information helps business owners or HR professionals manage workplaces of any size, and sole traders manage their accounting and payroll. Avoid expensive agency fees and cut down on costs with internal tools made for small business owners.

  • Improved employee experience: Ensure employees have access to their benefits, onboarding information, payroll and leave to give both you and them access to the information needed at any point in time.

  • Simplified legal compliance: Make regulatory compliance easier with HR management software that gives insights on specific actions for your local region. Receive guidance around award interpretation and compliance decision-making and never miss a deadline with automatic reminders.

  • Better hiring cycles: Reduce the time it takes to source, interview, hire, and onboard new talent. Track the prospect lifecycle and improve communication with candidates from interview through to onboarding and beyond.

What are the typical features I can use with HR software?

  • Payroll and compensation: Run payroll each pay period without the headache. Get access to salary history, tax information, and bonus structures to make accurately paying staff a breeze. 

  • Benefits and expense administration: Help your team members pick benefits plans and track expense requests in one place. See where your employees are spending the most, what matters the most and track wellbeing trends.

  • Talent and rostering management: Find new talent and manage your current employees together. Set up new interviews, roster staff and allow shift change requests at the tap of a button. 

  • Contractor invoicing: Hire one-off or fixed term contractors and easily receive invoices and sync them to your accounting platform. 

How HR and payroll apps work with Xero

Whether you’re running a small business or managing employees across a dozen locations,  keeping on top of your people and their payroll can be a set and forget task with the right apps. 

Connecting your people management to your finances makes  tracking hours, rates, expenses and payroll seamless. Just some of the features you can expect from connecting your HR or payroll app to Xero are:

  • Syncing for schedules, overtime, breaks and leave balances for current and future pay runs

  • Hourly or pro-rate time billing for casual, fixed-term or contracted staff

  • Updated pay rate management per area of work specific to your region

Find your fit

Every HR apps’ integration with Xero can be different. To learn more, browse through the HR and payroll apps in this category. Click on an app to find detailed information on how it works and integrates with your Xero account, and ratings and reviews by other Xero users. Want to try an app? You can then get started directly from the app listing page in just a few clicks. 

Although Xero reviews each app in the Xero App Store, we can’t give any guarantees. It’s up to you to assess the performance, quality and suitability of any app before going ahead.