›used to refer to someone's age, job, health, etc. when they are given the right to receive a pension: of pensionable ageThe survey reveals that 35% of employers are actively hiring people who are already of pensionable age. pensionable job/employmentShe has only had 15 years of pensionable employment, so is drawing a modest pension of only £3,300.
›pensionable pay, salary, etc. is the amount of money someone earns that is used to calculate the pension they will receive: Voluntary contributions to the scheme must not exceed 15% of pensionable earnings.