above (one's) paycheck(redirected from above their paycheck)
above (one's) paycheck
Beyond one's level of authority or expertise. I would love to sign off on those documents for you, Jim, but that's above my paycheck. Gina can't decide if we get interns this summer or not—that's above her paycheck!
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