Examples from the Web for earnings
And when support goes up, so do the earnings of the Zaitokukai—earnings that are poorly accounted for and go untaxed.For Top Pols In Japan Crime Doesn’t Pay, But Hate Crime Does|Jake Adelstein, Angela Erika Kubo|September 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They tend to attend worse schools, which lowers their future earnings potential.
It was a precarious life, tented on the fairgrounds with all earnings in cash.Best Career Arc Ever: From Burlesque To Bartending|Anne Berry|September 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They are currently facing 18 months in jail after being found guilty of tax fraud on $1 billion in earnings.Victoria Beckham Is Selling Her Wardrobe; D&G Threatened Conde Nast Over Exposé|The Fashion Beast Team|August 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
After all, Disney is a multinational corporation that saw $45 billion in earnings last year.
Let me know who is manipulating a stock, and to h—l with dividends and earnings.The Tipster|Edwin Lefevre
One-tenth of all the annual earnings of all the Mormons in the world flows to him.Defense of the Faith and the Saints (Volume 1 of 2)|B. H. Roberts
The man that takes his earnings, must be able to convince him that he has a perfect right to do so.My Bondage and My Freedom|Frederick Douglass
All earnings are put aside and handed to the convict on his release when he is also provided with suitable employment.Criminal Man|Gina Lombroso-Ferrero
Finally Betty and her earnings were placed in a cab, and the man, holding her arm firmly, stepped in after her.An Australian Lassie|Lilian Turner
British Dictionary definitions for earnings
Word Origin and History for earnings
amount of money one makes (from labor or investment), 1732, from plural of verbal noun earning (Old English earnung "fact of deserving; what one deserves;" see earn).