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base pay

noun

Simple Definition of base pay

  • : the amount of money paid to someone for work at a job that does not include any additional payments for bonuses, overtime, etc.

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of base pay

  1. :  a rate or amount of pay for a standard work period, job, or position exclusive of additional payments or allowances

1920

First Known Use of base pay

1920


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