Definition of fringe benefit in English:

fringe benefit


  • An extra benefit supplementing an employee's salary, for example, a company car, subsidized meals, health insurance, etc.

    • ‘Your employer also has to make a return to the tax office with details of any fringe benefits given to you.’
    • ‘Current law taxes the fringe benefits of these shareholders.’
    • ‘Usually, a good working environment, high wages, and fringe benefits encourage institutional loyalty.’
    • ‘The cost of nurses' time was calculated as follows: the mean salary and fringe benefits across all 3 study units was calculated per second of a nurse's time.’
    • ‘For starters, this includes knowing the actual job title, starting compensation, fringe benefits, and initial review period.’
    • ‘Outcomes refers to salaries, recognition, fringe benefits, seniority rights and the like.’
    • ‘Stress levels are said to be high, as are salaries and other fringe benefits.’
    • ‘Most of these are fringe benefits paid for by employers, but small amounts that are now tax-favored are paid for by employees and the self-employed.’
    • ‘Since 1 April 1999 employers have needed to keep records of fringe benefits provided to each employee.’
    • ‘Government data on wages and salaries also exclude fringe benefits.’
    • ‘Some important sources of income, like fringe benefits paid for by employers and in-kind welfare benefits, are excluded.’
    • ‘Top quality staff command high salaries and other fringe benefits such as housing and transport that are beyond the reach of government funded, educational institutions.’
    • ‘Instead they established a pattern of postwar collective bargaining through which workers conceded much to management in return for higher wages and fringe benefits.’
    • ‘Workers pay taxes on cash wages but not on fringe benefits like health insurance.’
    • ‘Resources are available to support an average of $70,000 in salary and fringe benefits for each new faculty position.’
    • ‘Your continued employment is dependent upon your covering all of your research expenses, including your salary and fringe benefits, from extramural research funding.’
    • ‘Public Benevolent Institutions are exempt from fringe benefits tax and income tax.’
    • ‘The standard offer is two to three times what you made as a full time soldier, plus fringe benefits.’
    • ‘He would be entitled to all stock incentive benefits, three times his annual remuneration and other fringe benefits.’
    • ‘Our action is also to tell the authorities that we are not happy about the undue delay in the payment of our fringe benefits and other entitlements due us.’
    added extra, additional benefit, privilege, benefit, advantage, bonus, dividend, extra, plus, premium, consideration, reward
    perk, freebie, plus, plus point
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