Self-Employment Glossary > People

Workers/non-workers

KoreanEnglishDescriptionAdditional
취업자job holder
미취업자person without a jobSyn.: 비취업자, 무업자, 무직업자, 무직자
실업자unemployed person
비경제활동자economically inactive person
퇴직자retired person
구직자job seeker
비근로자non-worker

Self-employed workers

KoreanEnglishDescriptionKorean
자영업자self-employed workerSyn.: 자영 근로자, 자영 노동자, 자영부문 종사자
비임금근로자non-wage/salary worker
자영업주self-employed business owner
사업주business owner
사업자businesspersonSyn.: 사업가
프리랜서freelancerSyn.: 자유직업자
재택근무 자영업자self-employed working from home
창업자business founder
영세자영업자weak self-employed worker
무급 가족종사자unpaid family workerSyn.: 무급 가족 종업원, 가족종사자
소상공인sosanggongin소상공인 사업체 = sosanggongin entity
개인사업자sole proprietor개인사업체 = sole proprietorship
단독 자영업자self-employed worker working aloneAlso, contrasted with franchisee, as in working independently without franchise support
1인 자영업자self-employed worker working alone
고용원이 없는 자영업자self-employed worker without any employees
자영자own-account self-employed workerSyn.: 순수 자영업자
생계형 자영업자self-employed worker working merely to earn a livingSyn: 생업형 자영업자, 생계형 창업자
한계형 자영업자marginal self-employed workerSyn: 한계 자영업자
특수형태근로종사자workers in special types of employmentSyn.: 특수고용인, 특수고용노동자
종속적 자영업자dependent self-employed worker
가짜 자영업자false self-employed worker
유사근로자quasi-employed worker
비영세한 자영업자non-weak self-employed workerSyn.: 비영세자영업자
고용주employerSyn.: 사용자
고용원이 있는 자영업자self-employed worker with employees
기업가entrepreneur
기업가형 자영업자entrepreneurial self-employed business owner
기회추구형 자영업자opportunity-seeking self-employed business ownerSyn.: 기회형 자영업자
혁신형 자영업자innovative self-employed business owner
전문가형 자영업professional-type self-employed business owner

Wage and salary workers

KoreanEnglishDescriptionAdditional
임금근로자wage and salary worker
종업원employeeSyn.: 직원, 피용자, 고용원
상시 근로자regular workerMainly refers to full-time employees
외부종사자outside workerIn contrast to family workers
유급 종업원paid employeeIn contrast to unpaid workers, mainly family workers
봉급 생활자salaried worker
영세한 임금근로자weak wage and salary worker
비상용근로자non-regular employed worker비정규직근로자, 비상용근로자
임시근로자temporary worker
한계노동자marginal laborer
시간제 임금근로자hourly wage/salary worker
임금노동자wage laborerSyn.: 임노동자
한시근로자contingent worker
단시간 근로자part-time worker
일일종사자day workerSyn.: 일용근로자
용역 근로자subcontract worker
파견 근로자temp-agency worker
비영세한 임금근로자non-weak wage and salary worker
상용근로자regular employed worker정규직근로자, 상용직근로자, 상용직임금근로자