minimum wage job

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A job that is paid at the statutory minimum rate and for this reason is unattractive to jobholders and likely to be low skilled and associated with low productivity. In the USA and other developed countries, there has been concern at minimum wage jobs replacing better-paid manual work in manufacturing, leading to an overall degradation in the quality of employed work that is available. [See McJob.]

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