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Paycor - How do I link my account?

How to link your Paycor account to Merge

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Written by Michelle Krameisen
Updated over a week ago


To authenticate Paycor, you will need to provide the following information:

  • Company ID

This guide will walk you through finding or creating those credentials within Paycor.


Please ensure you fulfill all the requirements to set up the integration:

  • You have a Paycor username & password with access to AppCreator. The Developer Portal is available to all Paycor clients, however, you must have an HR/Payroll/Company Admin create an App Creator account to utilize the API.


Step 1: Log in to your Paycor Portal

  1. Go to

  2. Click on “Sign In” in the upper-right hand corner and log in using your username and password

  3. Return to the landing page at and select “Join

  4. Select “Get Started” below “Are you an existing Paycor Client

  5. Select the Client IDs you would like to be eligible for this App Creator account. Alternatively, select All existing and Future Clients

Step 2: Find your Company ID

  1. Click on the ☰ menu icon, then click on Company > Departments

  2. Retrieve your company ID from the top left. It will look something like "290180"

Step 3: Enter information in the linking flow

  1. Back in the linking flow, select either Paycor Sandbox or Paycor Production Account, depending on the URL that you use to log into the Paycor instance

  2. Next, enter the Company ID you created from step 2.2 above

  3. A window will pop up. Log in using your Paycor username and password

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