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cafeteria benefit Syllabification: caf·e·te·ri·a ben·e·fit

Definition of cafeteria benefit in English:


North American An employee benefit selected from a variety of offerings under a fringe-benefit plan that can be tailored to fit individual needs.
Example sentences
  • In cafeteria benefits, workers have a wide range of options on how to structure their total compensation.
  • Although virtually unheard of 20 years ago, today some 20 percent of U.S. corporations offer cafeteria benefits.
  • Regular full-time and part-time employees who are scheduled and work a minimum of 20 hours per week, receive the following annual cafeteria benefit based on their years of satisfactory employment.
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