comparable worth

noun

Definition of comparable worth

: the concept that women and men should receive equal pay for jobs calling for comparable skill and responsibility

First Known Use of comparable worth

1983


Law Dictionary

comparable worth

noun com·pa·ra·ble worth \ ˈkäm-pə-rə-bəl-ˈwərth, ˈkäm-prə- \

legal Definition of comparable worth

: the concept that women and men should receive equal pay for jobs calling for comparable skill and responsibility

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