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salaried

[sal-uh-reed] /ˈsæl ə rid/
adjective
1.
receiving a salary:
a salaried employee.
2.
having a salary attached:
a salaried job.
Origin
1590-1600
1590-1600; salary + -ed3
Related forms
nonsalaried, adjective
unsalaried, adjective
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  • Wage-workers and salaried people have a vital interest in the size of the families of those better situated in life.
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  • They had salaried jobs that paid well and gave them enough time off to enjoy their relative wealth.
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  • With more salaried jobs available, independent contractors command a higher wage.
  • As more doctors abandon practice ownership and take salaried hospital jobs, their priorities are changing.
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  • It's illegal for a salaried employee to participate in the tips, but many managers and owners do.
British Dictionary definitions for salaried

salaried

/ˈsælərɪd/
adjective
1.
earning or yielding a salary: a salaried worker, salaried employment
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