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wage

Economics the portion of the national income accruing to labour as earned income, as contrasted with the unearned income accruing to capital in the form of rent, interest, and dividends
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On average, job holders' hourly wage levels are $10 more than that of job switchers.
Family allowance schemes exist in only five of the 20 LAC countries Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia and Uruguay and are unavailable at the average wage level in Chile.
The minimum wage level in Jakarta, where the cost of living is one of the highest in the country, covers only 81.
A second finding of the research is that, everything else being the same, an increase in the proportion of wages replaced by workers' compensation income benefits leads to a drop in the wage level.
The MEP is urging ministers to end discrimination against young people by setting a lower wage level for the under 22s.
Dr Pugh said: ``The wage level seems to me unlikely to attract the calibre of people they need in a complicated and sensitive area.
The state minimum wage initiative approved this past November will raise the base wage level in California and will provide some assistance to the working poor.
5m price, while Vinny refuses to lower his wage level from what he is earning at Goodison.
The new hospice wage index will be used to reflect local differences in area wage level by adjusting payment rates for hospices under the Medicare programs.
Bank of Hawaii (NYSE:BOH) has said that it is planning to increase its minimum wage level for employees from the current USD12.
Bank of Hawaii has announced that it is increasing its minimum wage level to USD 15 per hour effective Jan.
The minimum wage level for all industries employing 11 or more in CAR is now P300.