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Definitions and Synonyms of salary | Another word for salary | What is salary?

Definition 1: something that remunerates - [noun denoting possession]

Samples where salary or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • wages were paid by check
  • he wasted his pay on drink
  • they saved a quarter of all their earnings

Synonyms for salary in the sense of this definition

(salary is a kind of ...) a payment made at regular times

(... is a kind of salary ) extra pay for soldiers engaged in active combat

(... is a kind of salary ) what is left of your pay after deductions for taxes and dues and insurance etc

(... is a kind of salary ) money paid to strikers from union funds

(... is a kind of salary ) wages paid to an employee who is on sick leave

(... is a kind of salary ) wages enclosed in an envelope for distribution to the wage earner

(... is a kind of salary ) the lowest wage that an employer is allowed to pay; determined by contract or by law

(... is a kind of salary ) extra pay awarded to an employee on the basis of merit (especially to school teachers)

(... is a kind of salary ) a wage sufficient for a worker and family to subsist comfortably

(... is a kind of salary ) reduced wage paid to someone who is not working full time

(... is a kind of salary ) food and lodging provided in addition to money

"they worked for $30 and found"

(... is a kind of salary ) a doubled wage (for working overtime)

(... is part of salary) a list of employees and their salaries

"the company had a long payroll"

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