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salary in English:

1. Wage Wage


Are you satisfied with your wage?
the minimum wage
Wage settlements in Japan this year were moderate.
His extravagance is out of proportion to his wage.
Let others wage wars, you, fortunate Austria, marry.
Ask about your wage during the interview.
Working in Libya on such high wages for two years made him solvent again.
high / low wages
My wage was doubled.
With a weekly wage of $250 he could afford a more expensive apartment.
He used to get drunk whenever he got his weekly wage
He works for a new employer now and earns a good wage.
an hourly wage
He gets/earns/is paid a good wage, because he works for a fair employer.
we were struggling to get better wages

2. usually paid directly into his or her bank account every month usually paid directly into his or her bank account every month



3. money paid monthly by employer



English word "salary"(money paid monthly by employer) occurs in sets:

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4. money that is paid on a monthly basis



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Earnings, rewards and benefits

5. a fixed regular payment



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1. What are you doing at work?

6. salary


In terms of salary, that job is fantastic.
It's very unlikely that Tom will agree to work for that salary.
starting salary
He and his wife both work and his salary is lower than hers, so no wonder he is a hen-pecked husband.
During the probation period of my friend's new job, each month's salary is 3000 RMB; once the probation period has been fulfilled, each month's salary is 3500 RMB.
His remuneration consists of a base salary plus commissions.
Today, more and more people are changing jobs in order to get a better salary and higher social status.
Work is not only important for economic benefits, the salary, but also for social and psychological needs, the feeling of doing something for the good of society.
The person who eventually got the job was very happy. After all, he would receive an annual salary of £25,000.
As a psychotherapist, I earned a good salary and enjoyed a good life.
A base salary of eighty thousand the first year, plus bonuses.
He's already been offered a couple of positions but he tells me he's holding out for a better salary.
Meaning: a fixed regular payment, typically paid on a monthly basis but often expressed as an annual sum, made by an employer to an employee, especially a professional or white-collar worker. E.G. 'He received a salary of £24,000.'
She had a good salary, but she didn't like her boss.
The chicken feed I get for a salary is good for nothing.

7. compensation


After my house was robbed I got a compensation.
I'll see it immediately and personally make sure you get compensation.
compensation for injuries at work
I’ll be expecting a total refund and compensation if this can’t be fixed!
I promise you every possible compensation.
We settler this matter with compensation
something given or received as an equivalent for services, debt, loss, injury, suffering, After my house was robbed I got a compensation.
"Claims for compensation could be made during this window of opportunity. "
You should claim/seek compensation.
Jersey oyster farmers are considering seeking compensation, claiming a deterioration in seawater quality has affected shellfish.
The compensation from an insurance institution is not lower than the death benefit.
He threatened that he would fight for compensation.
compensation for injuries at work/compensation from government/in compensation/as compensation
By way of compensation...
compensation for damages, for moral injury, of costs

English word "salary"(compensation) occurs in sets:

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8. money you are paid for your work



English word "salary"(money you are paid for your work) occurs in sets:

April 04 2019: work, salary

9. the money that you earn from your job



English word "salary"(the money that you earn from your job) occurs in sets:

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10. the money you get for the work you do



11. payment for professional or office work