Criterion HCM

What Is Criterion HCM

Criterion HCM is a comprehensive and hyper-secure cloud-based suite of Human Capital Management solutions built on a single, unified database.

Combining advanced enterprise-level functionality with best-in-class, modern experience design, Criterion HCM empowers you to consolidate, automate and accelerate your complex people processes through one crisp and easy-to-use interface. And, it’s priced for the mid-market, too.

Criterion HCM comes with extensive pre-configured workflows, templates and reports, and is fully configurable to your unique needs.

Modules include:


Unplug HR bottlenecks with Criterion HR. Includes comprehensive HRIS with extensive reporting to support compliance and arm you with strategic insight. Position management facilitates smarter workforce planning. Criterion HR supports complex benefits management and open enrollment with auto-integration to payroll. Employee and manager self-service through a smart, secure mobile app.


Streamline payday processes and ensure hassle-free tax compliance with Criterion Payroll. Supports extreme complexity with multi-entity, multi-country, multi-state payment processing and tax e-filing. Includes hyper-granular labor distribution and integrates easily with general ledger and employee time records for fast, accurate reporting and processing. Plus nuanced, intuitive time-tracking for better business control, with optional timeclock hardware that supports secure biometric, PIN, badge and facial recognition entry.

Talent Engagement

Unlock more value from your biggest strategic asset with Criterion’s hire-to-retire Talent Engagement module. Includes feature-rich applicant tracking system, onboarding, 360° performance reviews, learning management and career pathing functionality.

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