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salary

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of salary

  1. the money paid regularly to a person for labor or services <signed a contract for a new job with a salary of $40,000 per year> Synonyms emolument, hire, packet [British], pay, paycheck, pay envelope, payment, wage, stipendRelated Words living wage, minimum wage, nominal wages, take-home pay; double time, overtime, time and a half; compensation, recompense, remittance, remuneration, requital, return; recoupment, redress, reparation, restitution; reimbursement, repayment; earnings, profit, takings, yield





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