salariat

[ suh-lair-ee-uh t ]
/ səˈlɛər i ət /

noun

the class of workers in an economy who receive salaries.

Origin of salariat

1915–20; < French: blend of Latin salārium salary (French salaire) and French prolétariat proletariat
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