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salary

noun [C]  /ˈsæl·ə·ri/ us  
aa fixed amount of money paid to someone for the work the person is employed to do, esp. the amount paid every year: a meager/generous salary Teachers’ salaries would rise an average of $1000 under the proposal.
salaried
adjective [not gradable]  /ˈsæl·ə·rid/ us  
All our salaried employees have agreed to take a pay cut.
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