Wage Scale


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Wage Scale

The range of wages paid to employees in a certain company, organization, or locality. The relevant authority often publishes a wage scale so current and potential employees know how much they may be paid for performing certain jobs.
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Bank Audi acknowledged that the ratification of the public sector wage scale is not likely to have a significant impact on the public finance deficit as the additional spending of LL1.
The study clearly shoots down the misconception within society that the existence of a wage scale framework in the state and semi state sectors has addressed discrimination" Charalambous said.
The vastly different wage scale sparked major debate in a time where municipalities and union workers are re-examining their relationships nationwide.
This short case focuses on the motivational and equity problems created by a student wage scale which is based on class standing rather than job demands or work performance.
The reality is that there's a persistent and extensive gap between earnings at the low end of the wage scale and basic housing costs," says Sheila Crowley, executive director of NLIHC.
While the decline has cut across industries, occupations, and income categories, it has been felt most by workers at the bottom of the wage scale," the authors say Only in a few industries, such as the health care industry did employer-provided benefits increase.
The five-year contract provides for a two-tier wage structure that allows employees to either remain at current wage levels or accept a lump sum payment and move to a new wage scale.
wage scale, the association said, with average individual earnings of $51,800 plus fringe benefits averaging another $17,300.
subject to review every twenty years by a citizen jury which will evaluate the corporation's wage scale, ecological practices, and general humanity toward its workers.
Skipper Nasser Hussain, Mike Atherton, Alec Stewart, Darren Gough and Andrew Caddick topped the wage scale when 12 six-month deals were handed out last week.
The company is also planning to introduce a wage scale for workers at factories in rural areas who are hired on condition they will not be relocated.