Definition of better-paid in English:

better-paid

adjective

  • Of a worker: that earns a better wage; (of work) that provides better pay.

noun

  • Usually as two words. With the and plural concord. Better-paid people as a class; those who are better off financially.

Origin

Early 18th century. From better + paid.

Pronunciation

better-paid

/ˌbɛtə ˈpeɪd/