Definition of payroll deduction
: money earned but not included in a paycheck because it is used to pay the employee's taxes, insurance costs, etc.
Word by Word Definitions
: a paymaster's or employer's list of those entitled to pay and of the amounts due to each
: the sum necessary for distribution to those on a payroll
: the money to be distributed
: an act of taking away
: something that is or may be subtracted
: the deriving of a conclusion by reasoning
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