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Pay Structure and Pay Policy Line

Describe the characteristics of pay structure. Define, in your own words, a pay policy line and how it is determined.

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A pay structure should give an indication of rates of pay for different jobs and provide scope for pay progression according to an employee's performance, competence, contribution, skill or service. Also, a pay structure generally contains pay ranges for jobs grouped into pay grades, individual jobs or job families (based upon job evaluations). It must identify the number, width, and height of pay grades and overlap. Each pay grade provides for a range of pay, and within each pay grade range there is a minimum, a ...

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This solution describes the characteristics of pay structure and defines a pay policy line and how it is determined.APA formatted references are included.