Translation of self-employed in Spanish:


autónomo, adj.

Pronunciation /ˈˌsɛlf əmˈplɔɪd/ /ˌsɛlfɪmˈplɔɪd/

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    por cuenta propia
    to be self-employed trabajar por cuenta propia
    • If you are self-employed or your employer does not offer benefits such as those above, there are two main areas likely to be of great relevance.
    • This contribution will apply to employers, employees and self-employed persons.
    • When they were in government a lot of small businesses and self-employed people went bust.
    • Only this time, being self-employed or running the business, they take all the risks.
    • The price of health insurance for many self-employed workers and small businesses became unaffordable.
    • How many self-employed people in small business get anything like 4 weeks' annual leave?
    • The remaining three-quarters operated as freelance or self-employed individuals.
    • They are self-employed business people who travel the country holding fairs, chiefly during the summer months.
    • It's the kind of business that many self-employed people aspire to, but few manage to achieve.
    • Most islanders are self-employed builders, fiddle-makers, boat-makers or jewellers.
    • Inspired by his love of safari animals, the self-employed builder will make the month-long trip in October this year.
    • Paul is a self-employed builder and joiner but keeps around 10 to 15 sows at one time in a paddock next to his bungalow.
    • More than half of all Somalis are self-employed, as herders, farmers, or independent business owners.
    • Dividends are not liable to NICs so the worker will pay less in NICs than either a conventional employee or a self-employed person.
    • However, the experience gave the self-employed businessman a day to remember for the rest of his life.
    • The respondent husband is a self-employed businessman in the City of Niagara Falls.
    • He was working as a self-employed IT consultant and was doing well.
    • She began as a self-employed cosmetics consultant, which involved running parties at peoples' homes.
    • She is now a self-employed consultant advising on the workings of the Scottish parliament.
    • I work as a consultant for an insurance company, training self-employed agents to run their businesses more efficiently.