above one's paygrade

EnglishEdit

AdverbEdit

above one's paygrade (comparative more above one's paygrade, superlative most above one's paygrade)

  1. Not suitable for one in one's current rank in an organization; suitable for someone more senior, implying that one is not competent enough or not paid well enough to deal with the problem.
Last modified on 2 August 2011, at 23:58