danger money

/'deɪndʒə ˌmʌni/ noun
extra money paid to employees in dangerous jobs
The workforce has stopped work and asked for danger money.
He decided to go to work on an oil rig because of the danger money offered as an incentive.

Dictionary of banking and finance. 2015.

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  • danger money — danger .money BrE danger .pay AmE n [U] additional money that you are paid for doing dangerous work …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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