raise

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The employee asked for a raise after discussing where he adds unique value to the company, especially with regards to the current project.

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I was disappointed to learn that my company had implemented a salary freeze and barring a promotion this year I would not receive an annual raise.

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In exchange for scaling back the employees' generous health insurance plan, the collective bargaining agreement provided the average unionized worker at the factory with a $3,000 annual pay raise.

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