Red Circle Rate

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Red Circle Rate: A pay rate that is above the maximum range assigned to the job grade. Employees are usually not eligible for additional pay increases until the range maximums exceed the individual pay rate.

Other Words for Circle

Circle Noun Synonyms: disc or disk, ring, hoop, loop, band, wheel, annulus, ringlet, cordon
Circle Verb Synonyms: encircle, circumambulate, go round or around, tour, circumnavigate

Other Words for Rate

Rate Verb Synonyms: measure, pace, gait, speed, velocity, clip
Rate Noun Synonyms: rank, grade, class, classify, evaluate, estimate, calculate, compute, count, reckon, judge, gauge, assess, appraise, measure


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Proportional Reducer

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Protective Put Buying Strategy

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Provider-Sponsored Organization (PSO)

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PSA Prepayment Rate

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Profit Rate

Business / Finance / Profit Rate: Annual Earnings per share after taxes as a percentage of shareholders' equity capital per share at corporate book value at the beginning of the year. MORE