Business / Accounting / Salary: Payment for work, usually calculated in periods of a week or longer. Salary is usually tied to the completion of specific duties over a minimum but not maximum number of hours. (See Wage.)

Other Words for Salary

Salary Adjective Synonyms: income, pay, earnings, compensation, remuneration, emolument, wage(s)

Final Salary

Business / Debt / Final Salary: The basis of determining a person's pension entitlement in a final salary scheme and which normally refers to an occupational pension MORE

Salary Grade

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Salary Grade: A compensation level expressed as a salary range, which has been established for each position within the organization. MORE

Salary Freeze

Business / Finance / Salary Freeze: A temporary halt to increases in salary due to financial difficulties experienced by a company. MORE

Salary Reduction Plan

Business / Finance / Salary Reduction Plan: A plan allowing employees to contribute pre-tax income to a tax-deferred retirement plan. MORE

Salary Range

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Salary Range: A range of pay rates, from minimum to maximum, set for a specific pay grade. MORE

Salary Structure

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Salary Structure: A structure of job grades and pay ranges established within an organization. May be expressed as job grades or job evaluation points. MORE