Translation of white-collar in Spanish:
- (before noun/delante del nombre) [worker/job] no manual; (clerical) de oficina, administrativoExample sentences
- The white-collar salaried professions, such as public administration and banking, did however, provide the potential for mobility.
- About 50 million Americans work in these white-collar office jobs.
- Changes in employment that have downgraded the status and pay of many of the old white-collar professions have rendered this term almost meaningless.
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The Defensor del pueblo is an ombudsman nominated by the Spanish Parliament to defend the rights of citizens against government maladministration. If he upholds a complaint he advises the administration on appropriate compensation. This post, under the same name, also exists in some Latin American countries.