Wage-scale

wage scale

noun
1.
a schedule of wages paid workers performing related tasks in an industry or shop.
2.
a particular employer's wage schedule.

Origin:
1900–05

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wage scale
 
n
1.  a schedule of wages paid to workers for various jobs in an industry, company, etc
2.  an employer's schedule of wages

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wage scale definition


A schedule of the wages paid to different classes of workers in a company.

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