Prevailing Wage

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Prevailing Wage: A rate of pay determined by the U.S. Department of Labor based upon the geographic area for a given class of labor and type of project.

Other Words for Prevailing

Prevailing Verb Synonyms: dominant, predominant, prevalent, main, chief, principal, common(est),ual, customary, universal

Other Words for Wage

Wage Noun Synonyms: carry on, pursue, conduct, engage in, undertake, practise, prosecute, proceed with

Wage Gap

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Wage Gap: The difference in pay between female employees and male employees who are performing the same or comparable jobs. MORE

Wage Differential

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Wage Differential: Differences in wage rates for similar jobs occurring either due to the location of company, hours of work, working conditions, type of product manufactured or other circumstances. MORE

Wage Curve

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Wage Curve: Depicts pay rates currently being paid for each job within a pay grade in relation with the rankings awarded to each job during the job evaluation process. MORE

Wage Assignment

Business / Finance / Wage Assignment: Fifth letter of a Nasdaq stock symbol indicating that this particular stock is a warrant. MORE

Wage Garnishment

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Wage Garnishment: Usually in the form of a court order, a garnishment requires withholding a portion of an employee’s earnings for repayment of a debt. MORE

Wage Structure

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Wage Structure: Depicts the range of pay rates to be paid for each grade for various positions within the organization. MORE