payroll deduction


: money earned but not included in a paycheck because it is used to pay the employee's taxes, insurance costs, etc.

Examples of payroll deduction in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web District officials did not confirm whether that mistake was related to its use of the new payroll deduction system. Annie Vainshtein, San Francisco Chronicle, 13 Mar. 2023 Arizona, however, is apparently the only team that will charge players for dinners via a payroll deduction. Lorenzo Reyes, USA TODAY, 1 Mar. 2023

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“Payroll deduction.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Apr. 2024.

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