piece rate

compensation based on a worker's quantitative output or production, usually an agreed sum per article of work turned out.


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piece rate
a fixed rate paid according to the quantity produced

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Example sentences
The method of payment, whether by time, a piece rate or by the job.
Piece rate or piecework is defined as work paid for according to a set rate per unit.
Each forwarded piece generates an address correction and a postage charge for the single piece rate.
Failure to maintain records on non-exempt salaried or piece rate employees.
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