The word salary can be traced to ancient Rome and the history of salt. Salt was used as a trading medium just as money is used today. Ancient Roman warriors who served the empire received payment with a handful of salt each day.
Money Salt or Salt Money Salary is a fixed and regular form of payment or compensation from an employer to an employee in return for their services or performed work.
The word Salary originates from the Middle English word “salarie” and the Latin word “salarium” which means “salt money.”