What does the word remuneration mean?

Usage examples for remuneration

  1. Of course I'll pay-" " The remuneration will be minimum on account of the smallness of the crime under the statutes made and provided," said Mr. Gubb. – Philo Gubb Correspondence-School Detective by Ellis Parker Butler
  2. My conversation with Enderby and Johnson over the tea- table had left upon my mind the impression that I had been invited by them, as representatives of the entire crew, to act as navigator and assist in every possible way to secure the treasure, my remuneration for this service to be one share of half the value of the amount of treasure obtained. – The Strange Adventures of Eric Blackburn by Harry Collingwood