un·​sal·​a·​ried | \ ˌən-ˈsal-rēd How to pronounce unsalaried (audio) , -ˈsa-lə-\

Definition of unsalaried

1 : not paid a salary unsalaried employees an unsalaried volunteer
2 : not calling for the payment of a salary an unsalaried position unsalaried work

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Among other position changes, the mayor’s appointment of former Oak Forest police officer David Kerr to an unsalaried position on the Oak Forest Planning & Zoning Commission was formally approved. Gregory Tejeda, Daily Southtown, "Oak Forest replaces three police vehicles, swears in new officer," 23 May 2018 Should unsalaried labor have a voice in accepting unpaid overtime to compete in a quasi-meaningless event? Tim Sullivan, The Courier-Journal, "U of L avoids another negative talking point by accepting NIT bid | Tim Sullivan," 12 Mar. 2018 Yet to lengthen an already long season in a debilitating sport played by unsalaried students is to expose college athletes to additional risks and to demand more of their time. Tim Sullivan, The Courier-Journal, "A little chaos never hurt college football | Tim Sullivan," 13 Jan. 2018 In the revenue sports of football and men’s basketball, college athletes are unsalaried apprentices who generate billions of dollars for their schools while many of them are educated mainly in eligibility and exploitation. Tim Sullivan, The Courier-Journal, "Gov. Matt Bevin drops bombshell: 'Pay college athletes' | Tim Sullivan," 5 Oct. 2017

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First Known Use of unsalaried

1836, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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