self-employed means in slang: Work for yourself. (in Slang Dictionary, added by Bridget Bartlett)

What else does self-employed mean?

  • It is possible to earn your livelihood by owning and running your business, rather than working for someone else. (in Merlin Dictionary)
  • An individual who runs a profitable business independently or with a partner. They earn income from the business’s operations, and not a salary. Self-employed persons are responsible for income tax and social security taxes. (in Legal Dictionary)