Definition of unsalaried in English:



  • Not being paid or involving the payment of a salary.

    ‘an unsalaried post’
    • ‘To stretch a manufacturing analogy, unsalaried bloggers represent low-cost Chinese laborers, professional journalists the well-paid-with-benefits American workers.’
    • ‘Instead, she was made minister for women, but it was an unsalaried post, and she spent much of her time defending the fact that a government that talked so much about women and equal pay wouldn't pay its own woman to do a job.’
    • ‘Ku was part of the unsalaried freelance labor force not included on Mattel's 8,000-employee payroll in Taishan.’
    • ‘It was unsalaried, and he and his family subsisted on their savings.’
    • ‘As a result, Iraq's 240 hospitals are running despite severe shortages of medicines and other supplies and staff are being paid after going unsalaried for months leading to the 2003 war.’
    • ‘It is proposed initially that staff are limited to directors of the company acting in a part-time and unsalaried capacity.’
    • ‘On his discharge from the army in 1918 he had become an unsalaried lecturer at Freiburg and an assistant to Husserl, who had become professor at the University in 1916.’
    • ‘Most workers of the urban lower class are self-employed and unsalaried workers in small business ventures.’
    • ‘It recommended historic change: a single County Executive to replace the three commissioners, an unsalaried County Council representing every part of the County,’
    • ‘Bradford Centre Regeneration has taken the unusual step of advertising the unsalaried position in today's Yorkshire Post to attract new candidates.’
    • ‘An example of surplus labor in radical feminism is unsalaried housework.’
    • ‘If you're working as an unsalaried intern, don't be afraid to ask for expenses.’
    • ‘His new position was unsalaried, but he was able to support himself and his family with a stipend from the Carl Zeiss Stiftung, a foundation that gave money to the University of Jena, and with which Ernst Abbe was intimately involved.’
    • ‘Not only did many monks die, but the ensuing shortage of labour deprived the monasteries of their unsalaried work-force, the lay brothers.’
    • ‘Since their inception, Camphill communities in Britain, North America, South Africa and a number of other countries have maintained the principle that all resident co-workers, whether long or short-term, are unsalaried volunteers.’
    • ‘Yet priests and rabbis were unsalaried at this time, and most today would not criticize some advantage drawn from a life's work.’
    • ‘Theodore deprived his new appointees of any financial incentive to renege by ensuring that Council membership remained unsalaried.’
    free, gratis, complimentary, voluntary, volunteer, unpaid, unrewarded, free of charge, without charge, for nothing, at no cost, without payment
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