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This glossary of business definitions contains over 2,000 business terms used in compensation and benefits administration. Continually updated, this specialized business dictionary focuses on definitions of Human Resources terms and business terms.

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Safe Harbor
Safety Margin
Salaried Sales Agents
Salaried Sales Distribution System
Salary Budget
Salary Compression
Salary Continuation Plan
Salary Increase
Salary Increase Budget
Salary Increase Matrix
Salary Range
Salary Range Listing
Salary Reduction Plan
Salary Structure
Salary Structure Change
Salary Surveys
Salary-Reduction Plan
Sale of Stock
Sales Channel
Sales Compensation
Sales Compensation Plans
Sales Cycle
Sales Illustration
Salvage Value
Sampling Errors
Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 (SOX)
Scanlon Plan
Scheduled Dental Plan
Scheduled Hours
Scope Data
SEC Management Compensation Reporting
Secondary Source of Job Information
Second-to-Die Life Insurance
Section 3460
Section 401(K) Plan
Section 403(B) Plan
Section 415 Limits
Section 79
Secular Trusts
Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)
Segregated Account
Select Mortality Table
Self-Administered Trusteed Plan
Self-Funding (Self-Insurance)
Self-Insured Organization Insurance
Self-Insured Plans
Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR)
Separate Account
Separate Account Contract
Separate Health Benefit Account (401(H))
Separation from Service
Settlement Agreement
Settlement Option Payments
Severance / Benefits Continuation
Severance Pay
Sex Discrimination / Sexual Discrimination
Shapes of Distribution
Shareholders' Equity
Sherman Anti-Trust Act (1890)
Shift Differentials
Short-Form Reinstatement Application
Short-Term Assignment (International)
Short-Term Disability Income Insurance
Short-Term Disability Plan
Short-Term Incentive Plans
Short-Term Incentives
Sick Leave
Simplified Employee Pension (SEP)
Simultaneous Death Act
Single Premium Deferred Annuity (SPDA)
Single Premium Immediate Lifetime Annuity (SPIA)
Single-Premium Method
Single-Rate System
Skewed Distribution
Skill-Based Pay
Skills Inventory
Small Business Job Protection Act (SBJPA)
Small Estates Statutes
Small Organization Insurance Plan
Small-Group Incentive
SOC (Standard Occupational Classification)
Social Insurance Supplement Policy
Social Security
Social Security Act
Social Security Administration (SSA)
Social Security Level Income Option
Sole Proprietor
Sole Proprietorship Insurance
Soliciting Agent
Special Work Location
Specific Vocational Preparation (SVP)
Specified Fringe Benefits
Spendable Income
Split Credit
Split Dollar Life Insurance
Split Funding
Spot Awards
Spouse and Children's Insurance Rider
Standard and Poor's (S&P)
Standard Deviation
Standard Error of Estimate
Standard Industrial Classification System (SIC)
Standard Metropolitan Statistical Area (SMSA)
Standard Nonforfeiture Law
Standard Occupational Code (SOC)
Standard Plan Termination
Standard Premium Rate
Standard Rate
Standard Risk Class
Starting Rate
State Disability Insurance (SDI) Program
State Unemployment Tax Act (SUTA)
Statute of Limitations
Statutory Accounting Practices (SAP)
Statutory Reserve
Statutory Stock Options
Step Rates
Stock Appreciation Rights (SARs)
Stock Bonus Plan
Stock Bonus Planning
Stock Insurance Company
Stock Option
Stock Option Incentive
Stock Ownership
Stock Purchase Plan (Nonqualified)
Stock Repurchase Insurance
Stock Sale
Stock Split
Stock Swap
Stop-Loss Provision
Straight Life Annuity
Straight Life Income Option
Straight Life Insurance
Straight Line Depreciation
Strategic Business Unit (SBU)
Strategic Planning
Strength Rating
Strike Price
Subject Matter Expert (SME)
Subpoena / Subpeonas
Substandard Premium Rate
Substandard Risk Class
Succession Planning
Successor Employers
Successor Owner
Suggestions Awards
Suicide Clause
Summary Annual Reports (SAR)
Summary Compensation Table (SCT)
Summary Plan Description (SPD)
Superimposed Major Medical Plan
Superintendent of Insurance
Supper Money
Supplemental Death Benefits (Supplemental Life Insurance)
Supplemental Disability Benefits
Supplemental Executive Retirement Plan (SERP)
Supplemental Long Term Disability Plans
Supplemental Major Medical Insurance
Supplemental Nurse
Supplemental Organization Life Insurance
Supplemental Unemployment Benefit (SUB) Plan
Supplementary Benefit Rider
Supplementary Contract
Supplementary Contract with Life Contingencies (WLC)
Supplementary Contract Without Life Contingencies
Supplementary Shift Bonus
Surgical Schedule
Surrender Charge
Surrender Cost Index (SCI)
Surviving Spouse
Survivor Income Benefit
Survivorship Life Insurance

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