Deduction Types

In Martide you will find a section called Payroll with various functions within it. One of these functions is Deduction Types. This allows you to add different methods in which your seafarers spend their wages - for example, in the slop chest. Here’s how to use it.

Where to find Deduction Types

Log into your Martide account and click on Settings under your profile icon and then on Deduction Types:


The Deduction Types page looks like this:


Here you can:

  • Add a new Deduction Type
  • Edit any existing Deduction Types

How to add a new Deduction Type

Click the blue Add Deduction Type button as seen above and below. You will see this pop-up box:


Enter the type of deduction that you want to add into the Deduction Type box, for example:


Click Save. Your Deduction Type will now appear on the main page:


How to edit a Deduction Type

Click the pen icon next to the Deduction Type you want to change:


That will open up the same pop-up box as before, but with that Deduction Type’s name in the box. You can change it to whatever you want.

And that’s it! We hope you find the Deduction Type feature useful and if you’d like to find out more about its fellow feature, Earning Types, click here.

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