Business / Real Estate / Employer: An individual or company that pays people to work for them. Employers are obligated to withhold income taxes and social security taxes from the compensation of employees.

Other Words for Employer

Employer Noun Synonyms: proprietor, owner, patron, manager, director, chief, head, boss, gaffer, governor, Eye guv'nor, guv

Employer Of Choice

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Employer Of Choice: A term used to describe a public or private employer whose practices, policies, benefits and overall work conditions have enabled it to successfully attract and retain talent because employees choose MORE

Multiple Employer Trust (MET)

Health / Health Insurance / Multiple Employer Trust (MET): A trust consisting of multiple small employers in the same industry, formed for the purpose of purchasing group health insurance or establishing a self-funded plan at a lower cost than would be availa MORE

Employer Sponsored Retirement Plan

Business / Taxes / Employer Sponsored Retirement Plan: Employers may offer their employees either defined benefit or defined contribution retirement plans, or they may make both types of plans available. Any employer may offer a defined benefit plan, but MORE

Employer Information Report EEO-1

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Employer Information Report EEO-1: Also known as Standard Form 100, this annual report shows the representation of female and minority employees in an employer's total workforce as well as in standard job groupings (i.e., officials and MORE

Professional Employer Organization (PEO)

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Professional Employer Organization (PEO): An organization that enters into a join-employment relationship with an employer, by leasing employees to the employer, allowing the PEO to share and manage many employer-related responsibilities and MORE

Employer-Sponsored Retirement Savings Program

Business / Accounting / Employer-Sponsored Retirement Savings Program: Tax-deferred savings plans offered by employers that provide a federal tax deduction, tax-deferral of contributions and earnings, and, in some cases, employer matching. They include 401(k) plans for c MORE