Meaning of “entry level” in the English Dictionary

"entry level" in English

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entry levelnoun [ U ]

uk /ˈen.tri ˌlev.əl/ us /ˈen.tri ˌlev.əl/

entry-leveladjective [ before noun ]

uk /ˈen.triˌlev.əl/ us /ˈen.triˌlev.əl/

(Definition of “entry level” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"entry-level" in Business English

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entry-leveladjective [ before noun ]

uk us

used to describe the cheapest or simplest version of a particular product or service:

The business of selling low-profit, entry-level personal computers is growing rapidly.
an entry-level product

HR at or relating to the lowest level of an organization, type of work, etc.:

an entry-level job/position
an entry-level employee/worker
entry-level pay/salary
entry level
noun [ U ]


This move could increase beginning salaries by thousands of dollars at entry level.

(Definition of “entry-level” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)