career ladder

career ladder
career ladder caˌreer ˈladder noun [singular] JOBS
a career, considered as a series of levels that lead to better and better jobs:

• Women's chances to climb the career ladder have always been less than men's.

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career ladder UK US noun [C]
HR a series of jobs from the lower paid with less responsibility to the highest paid with the most responsibility within a company or particular profession: »

If someone has a good work ethic, they should move up the career ladder.

See also CORPORATE LADDER(Cf. ↑corporate ladder)

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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