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take-home pay

noun [U]
 
 
( also take-home, also take-home income)
HR, WORKPLACE the amount of money that you earn each month after tax, etc. has been taken away: Non-mortgage debt payments shouldn't exceed 10 to 15% of monthly take-home pay. Average take-home of first-year officer: $66,000.
→  Compare disposable income
Translations of “take-home pay”
in Chinese (Traditional) (扣除稅款等之後的)淨薪,實發工資…
in Chinese (Simplified) (扣除税款等之后的)净薪,实发工资…
(Definition of take-home pay from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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