What is another word for wage differential?

9 synonyms found


[ wˈe͡ɪd͡ʒ dˌɪfəɹˈɛnʃə͡l], [ wˈe‍ɪd‍ʒ dˌɪfəɹˈɛnʃə‍l], [ w_ˈeɪ_dʒ d_ˌɪ_f_ə_ɹ_ˈɛ_n_ʃ_əl]

A wage differential refers to the difference in earnings between individuals or groups performing the same or similar tasks. Synonyms for wage differential include pay disparity, income gap, wage gap, salary discrepancy, and earnings inequity. In many cases, wage differentials can be attributed to factors such as education, experience, gender, race, and geographic location. Wage differentials can also be influenced by labor market factors such as job demand, skill shortages, and industry standards. Narrowing the wage differential and promoting pay equity has become a widespread concern across many industries and organizations, with many pushing for policies aimed at addressing pay disparities and ensuring fair compensation for all employees.

Synonyms for Wage differential:

What are the hypernyms for Wage differential?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.
  • Other hypernyms:

    wage gap, wage disparity, wage inequality.

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