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Definition of Salary

Salary

  1. Saline
  2. The recompense or consideration paid, or stipulated to be paid, to a person at regular intervals for services; fixed wages, as by the year, quarter, or month; stipend; hire.
  3. To pay, or agree to pay, a salary to; to attach salary to; as, to salary a clerk; to salary a position.

Salary Quotations

Appraisals are where you get together with your team leader and agree what an outstanding member of the team you are, how much your contribution has been valued, what massive potential you have and, in recognition of all this, would you mind having your salary halved.
Theodore Roosevelt

There's no way I can justify my salary level, but I'm learning to live with it.
Drew Carey

When an actor comes to me and wants to discuss his character, I say, 'It's in the script.' If he says, 'But what's my motivation?, ' I say, 'Your salary.'
Alfred Hitchcock

Those from whose pocket the salary is drawn, and by whose appointment the officer was made, have always a right to discuss the merits of their officers, and their modes of exercising the duties they are paid to perform.
Charles Babbage

I began to realize how simple life could be if one had a regular routine to follow with fixed hours, a fixed salary, and very little original thinking to do.
Roald Dahl
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Salary Translations

salary in Afrikaans is salaris
salary in Dutch is gage, bezoldiging, loon, salaris
salary in Finnish is palkka
salary in French is appointements, salaire, traitement
salary in Italian is stipendio
salary in Spanish is sueldo, salario