sick pay

noun
wages or other compensation received from an employer during an illness.

Origin:
1885–90

sick-pay, adjective
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sick pay
 
n
wages paid to an employee while he is on sick leave

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Example sentences
But access to credit and sick pay do not top the drivers' agenda.
Taxable benefits are not excluded from gross income as sick pay after
  retirement age is reached.
Report the sick pay separately from regular earnings.
Vacation, holiday and sick pay available after probationary period.
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