signing bonus


Also found in: Wikipedia.

signing bonus

The financial incentive that a party (e.g., a hospital or multispecialty group practice, or their designated recruiter) may extend to a desired, well-trained or widely published person (e.g., a family practitioner), to lure him or her into working for a healthcare network, hospital or medical school.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
The mouth-watering contract comes with a $140 million (about 50 billion naira) salary over the next four years with about $35 million per season and a $65 million signing bonus. He became the highest paid player in NFL history beating colleague, Aaron Rogers, who was formerly the highest-paid player in the NFL with his annual average of $33.5 million per season.
The deal includes a $65 million signing bonus and $107 million in guaranteed money.
The Seattle Seahawks handed the 30-year-old quarterback (left) a four-year extension, including a $65m (PS50m) signing bonus. And Wilson immediately took to Twitter, posting a video message to fans, with wife Ciara in his arms.
The new agreement contains significant wage increases, including a 15 percent wage increase that went into effect upon the date of ratification, an overall wage increase of 29 percent over the lifetime of the agreement and a USD 3,000 signing bonus.
(https://www.spotrac.com/nfl/los-angeles-rams/todd-gurley-16734/) Todd Gurley signed a four-year, $57 million contract with a $21 million signing bonus last year.
Trans States Airlines has announced it has introduced a USD 60,000 signing bonus to new first officers, the company said.
Harper gets a $20 million signing bonus, a $10 million salary this year, $26 million in each of the following nine seasons and $22 in each of the last three years.
Donald's deal included a massive $40m signing bonus but as he is odds-on to win his second consecutive defensive player of the year award, it appears to have been money well spent.
Shell will pay its share of the total signing bonus for the block, equating to approximately $390M.
The tentative agreement offers increases to permanent base wages every year, a signing bonus if ratified, annual bonus opportunities, high-quality healthcare and retirement benefits for all members, and a continued focus on safety and employee wellbeing.
Sources privy to the deal didn't say how much the 22-year-old Pablo, who also got a brand-new Hyundai Accent as signing bonus, is getting on her first year.