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1.1(recompense)indemnización femininecompensación femininecompensation for sth — indemnización / compensación por algo
- I received $20,000 as / in compensation for the damage — me dieron 20.000 dólares de indemnización / en compensación por los daños
- I got a discount as compensation for the delay — me hicieron un descuento como / en compensación por el retraso
- that's small compensation for all my trouble — con eso no se compensan todas las molestias que me he tomado
1.2US (remuneration)remuneración feminineretribución femininebefore noun compensation package — paquete salarial masculine
- The FLSA sets minimum wages, overtime compensation for work exceeding forty hours, and restrictions on child labor.
- Executives received millions in compensation for their companies' superior performance.
- But the companies get a deduction, because the gains count as employee compensation, a deductible expense.
- Most companies say they use the funds for employee benefits or executive compensation.
- An employer may deduct up to 25% of eligible compensation paid to employees for the year.
- Contributions made by your employer are based on compensation that you would have received had you not been an active member of the armed forces.
- The illustration would show ISU employees their total compensation, salary plus benefits.
- The reliance on the wage base for funding reflects an earlier economy in which wage compensation dominated.
- I am a secretary at my church and receive compensation on a salary basis.
- Overall employee compensation has gone up - but mostly due to a surge in bonuses and stock-option exercises.
- This initially took the form of the Redundancy Payments Act of 1965, which obliged employers to pay compensation to employees who were made redundant.
- In terms of the victims' compensation, the Attorney and I have spent some time this week working on a new model to assist in compensation for the victims.
- The shift means that more of an employee's compensation comes from bonuses, commissions, profit sharing, or stock options, and less from salaries.
- But I think the executive compensation is completely out of hand.
- Probably the most dramatic comparisons are for profits and employee compensation.
- That's easy to answer: it's going to corporate profits, to rising health care costs and to a surge in the salaries and other compensation of executives.
- The employee does receive extra compensation like insurance, plus noncash benefits like office space and equipment.
- The foundation will use the collected money to pay salaries, social contributions and compensations to employees upon the sale.
- His actions have proven, yet again, that contracts are no longer a guarantee of services for a period of time, but merely a tool for employers to extract compensation once their employees get a better offer elsewhere.
- He is asking for $425,000, the equivalent in salary and compensation he would have received over two-and-a-half years.
- The institution also provided compensation to employers for salaries paid to employees on sick leave after the first eight days.
2Physiology Psychologycompensación feminine
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