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HR, payroll, and benefits

4.39/5 (108 reviews)
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Namely is a HRIS (Human Resource Information System) which consolidates all HR and employee needs onto one platform.

Ideally suited to mid-sized and growing organizations, Namely's highly configurable HR platform can be adapted as the needs of your organization change and evolve. Namely’s scalable platform supports anything from local organizations right through to global scale operations. Namely incorporates an employee database, benefits delivery, full-service payroll provision and talent management system.

Namely organizes and delivers your company offerings by taking complete care of employee healthcare provision and insurance. Manage onboarding, monitor existing employees and align goals. The social news feed feature serves as a motivational and collaborative communication tool for your team.

In addition to a full payroll system, benefits administration and talent management features, Namely offers a core HR system comprising employee profiles, organizational charts, time off tracking and approvals, task and document management, along with custom reporting capabilities.

A strong support network, accessible 24/7 is enhanced by a comprehensive learning center. Namely promises easy implementation and a user-friendly interface. In addition to having passed the Standard Grey Box Security Assessment, Namely is in compliance with the TRUSTe’s U.S.-EU Safe Harbor Framework and the U.S.-Swiss Safe Harbor Framework, storing and protecting your company data.

Namely currently supports clients of varying sizes across the professional services, technology and commerce sectors. The adaptability of the Namely platform however, makes it a suitable choice for any growing organization.

Namely Reviews (108)

Most positive review

 We're loving it!

We began our search for an HRIS in May of 2015 and ended up going with Namely in Sept 2015. We are loving our decision and have since expanded our product options from just the HRIS to include payroll, benefits administration and performance management. This is HUGE for us as our internal team ...

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Reviewed 16th of November, 2015 by

Most critical review

 Simple enough and gets the job done.

Can't think of any major criticisms for what we use it for. We use Namely predominately as a way of clocking in and out for work days, as well as for scheduling and and submitting annual performance reviews. It's simple enough, and allows our Payroll managers to make amendments as needed with ...

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Reviewed 30th of June, 2016 by Customer Service Lead

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Namely Pricing

Pricing model: Subscription

Contact Namely for pricing details.

Key Features of Namely

  • Payroll reporting
  • Benefits provision, management & administration
  • Time-off & attendance tracking
  • Social news feed
  • Employee onboarding
  • Employee profiles
  • Employee feedback surveys
  • Goal setting & tracking
  • Custom, real-time report generation
  • 3rd party integrations

Namely Screenshots (4)

Namely screenshot: Use Namely to manage goals and performanceNamely screenshot: Namely's payroll management system Namely screenshot: The social news feed in Namely Namely screenshot: Namely's built-in calendar


Intended Users
Large Enterprises, Mid Size Business, Small Business
Devices Supported
Android, iPhone-iPad, iPhone, Mac, Web-based, Mobile Web App
Supported Countries
Asia, Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Europe, Germany, India, Japan, Latin America, Mexico, Middle-East and Africa, United Kingdom, United States
Supported Languages
Support Options
Knowledge Base, Online Support, Phone Support, Video Tutorials

Alternatives to Namely


With Namely, you can evaluate all of your HR, payroll, employee benefits and employee performance data in one place and this can be done from anywhere, on any device.

The permissions engine built into Namely allows for your organization to configure the platform to your own needs. As your company evolves and its needs change, the platform can be updated.

Namely automatically calculates, deposits, and files your local, state, and federal payroll taxes helping you to stay in compliance with ever-changing regulations.

Namely prioritizes the protection of your company and employee data by complying with some of the most globally recognized privacy certification programs in the industry.

Namely assigns every client a dedicated account manager and offers access to a 24/7 support team and comprehensive learning center.

Who is Namely For?

Namely Category Leaders


#4 in Human Resources (HR)

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Security and privacy


Encryption of sensitive data at rest
HTTPS for all pages

Access control

Multi-factor authentication options

Data policy

Data backup in multiple locations/GEO regions
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