In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(in job advertisement)sueldo masculine(increase/review) salarialsalary negotiable — remuneración a convenir
- what is her salary? — ¿cuánto gana?
- she earns a good salary — gana un buen sueldo
- salary bracket — banda salarial
- salary earner — asalariada
- salary scale — escala salarial
- salary structure — estructura salarial
- He sold his car but on his monthly salary of £80 there was no way he could pay off his debts.
- They have presided over a vast increase in the number and salaries of public sector employees.
- There has already been agreement not to increase salaries for public service employees.
- For many teachers of state schools, monthly salaries do not cover their daily needs.
- The strikers are demanding the payment of salaries owed to them over the past two months.
- The authority had a wide statutory power to pay its employees such salaries and wages as it thought fit.
- Some employees saw increases in their salaries while others had theirs reduced.
- It employed people on a monthly salary and at its peak there were more than 5,000 on the payroll.
- The private sector average wage would be used to set salaries for all public sector employees.
- Another major concern of the Social Ministry will be the increase of salaries and pensions.
- Employers pay their staff their weekly or monthly salaries after deducting the income tax they owe.
- Under the law, we can't cut employee salaries as long as we are making a profit.
- The salary discrimination permits the superiors to fix the salaries of their employees on an arbitrary basis.
- The salaries of the remaining employees will be cut with the size of the cut depending on the pay grade.
- If you have a personal pension, remember to increase payments as your salary increases.
- The company has decided to freeze the level of pensionable salaries for its 10,000 workers.
- Reportedly the salary for a new employee is double the minimum wage set by the government.
- They seem content to let prices climb further out of reach of us mere mortals earning regular salaries.
- The two people will receive their normal monthly salaries as they will be obliged to work at least six hours a day.
- Unions use collective bargaining to help set wages and salaries and worker benefits.
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