Definition of remuneration in English:



  • [mass noun] Money paid for work or a service.

    ‘they work in excess of their contracted hours for no additional remuneration’
    • ‘Total remuneration includes bonuses or the value of benefit in kind extras such as company cars as well as salary.’
    • ‘Employees in foreign banks are not very different except in their manner of deportment and remuneration.’
    • ‘Teaching as a profession calls for a lot of sacrifice in terms of remuneration and other perks compared to other fields.’
    • ‘There was no career structure, posts were filled by patronage, and remuneration was by fees rather than salary.’
    • ‘In addition to good remuneration and benefits, Ministers undoubtedly get a very nice pension.’
    • ‘The four consultants receive no additional remuneration for the screening project.’
    • ‘And if salaries and remuneration take up the bulk of the money, then how is the remainder allocated?’
    • ‘Their remuneration and studio rent are the first investment that goes into a new production.’
    • ‘For the most part they are claims for additional remuneration on the grounds that the nature and scope of the contract works have changed.’
    • ‘Yes, you'll be reimbursed any expenses, and yes, their may be some additional remuneration.’
    • ‘In ongoing conversations, the issue of financial remuneration continued to come up.’
    • ‘A standard payout is four times a member's annual salary, or remuneration.’
    • ‘The proposal that he receive backdated remuneration on flotation or disposal makes sense in terms of timing.’
    • ‘The lack of remuneration or reimbursement of expenses for his new role was a source of much displeasure.’
    • ‘Many people further argue that corruption is rampant among civil servants because of poor remuneration.’
    • ‘They are a way of acknowledging the work the recipient has done, which doesn't rely on monetary remuneration.’
    • ‘This requires real wages and other remuneration to rise more slowly than productivity.’
    • ‘Our legal system compensates victims of wrongdoing with fiscal remuneration.’
    • ‘Secondly, if a bank provides a service to customers it is entitled to reasonable remuneration, if that has not been agreed.’
    • ‘The profession is losing its better professionals daily - to the lure of better remuneration.’
    payment, pay, salary, wages
    earnings, stipend, honorarium, remittance, consideration, reward, recompense, reimbursement, repayment
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