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merit pay

noun
1.
an additional sum paid to an employee, as a schoolteacher, whose work is superior and whose services are valued.
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  • He introduced merit pay for public workers and performance metrics for state agencies.
  • In this new system, this longevity element is replaced with variable pay based on performance, also known as merit pay.
  • Examines teacher workforce composition, teacher values, and the history of merit pay.
  • Districts of all sizes and types now utilize executive level merit pay.
  • merit pay for achieving specific performance objectives.

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