Meaning of “take-home pay” in the English Dictionary

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"take-home pay" in Business English

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take-home paynoun [ U ]

uk us 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.

(Definition of “take-home pay” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)