Setting up your Sprout Payroll account is easy. Once you log in for the first time, you will be greeted with the Home screen, which has 3 simple steps for you to follow for Sprout Payroll success. To begin, click the Company Setup button:
A window will pop up with 3 options. For first time setup, click Profile:
This will launch the Company Profile screen. Simply fill in your company details and payroll policies on this screen. There are a few required fields that are the bare minimum of a company setup, but to leverage the full power of Sprout Payroll, fill in all fields. Click on the following article to see what the fields are and how fill these out - Sprout Payroll Company Profile Fields for Setup.
Once you have filled in the fields on this page, your company profile is setup! Simply click Save to complete your company profile setup:
You will see a confirmation box confirming your details have been saved to the system:
Once you have clicked the OK button, you can navigate back to the home screen or click Employees to begin setting up your employee details.
Congratulations! You have just set up your company profile in Sprout Payroll, you’ve completed your first step towards payroll nirvana!