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Thing > Intangible > StructuredValue > MonetaryAmount

A monetary value or range. This type can be used to describe an amount of money such as $50 USD, or a range as in describing a bank account being suitable for a balance between £1,000 and £1,000,000 GBP, or the value of a salary, etc. It is recommended to use PriceSpecification Types to describe the price of an Offer, Invoice, etc.
PropertyExpected TypeDescription
Properties from MonetaryAmount
currency Text The currency in which the monetary amount is expressed (in 3-letter ISO 4217 format).
maxValue Number The upper value of some characteristic or property.
minValue Number The lower value of some characteristic or property.
validFrom DateTime The date when the item becomes valid.
validThrough DateTime The date after when the item is not valid. For example the end of an offer, salary period, or a period of opening hours.
value Boolean  or
Number  or
StructuredValue  or

The value of the quantitative value or property value node.

Properties from Thing
additionalType URL An additional type for the item, typically used for adding more specific types from external vocabularies in microdata syntax. This is a relationship between something and a class that the thing is in. In RDFa syntax, it is better to use the native RDFa syntax - the 'typeof' attribute - for multiple types. tools may have only weaker understanding of extra types, in particular those defined externally.
alternateName Text An alias for the item.
description Text A description of the item.
disambiguatingDescription Text A sub property of description. A short description of the item used to disambiguate from other, similar items. Information from other properties (in particular, name) may be necessary for the description to be useful for disambiguation.
identifier PropertyValue  or
Text  or
The identifier property represents any kind of identifier for any kind of Thing, such as ISBNs, GTIN codes, UUIDs etc. provides dedicated properties for representing many of these, either as textual strings or as URL (URI) links. See background notes for more details.
image ImageObject  or
An image of the item. This can be a URL or a fully described ImageObject.
mainEntityOfPage CreativeWork  or
Indicates a page (or other CreativeWork) for which this thing is the main entity being described. See background notes for details.
Inverse property: mainEntity.
name Text The name of the item.
potentialAction Action Indicates a potential Action, which describes an idealized action in which this thing would play an 'object' role.
sameAs URL URL of a reference Web page that unambiguously indicates the item's identity. E.g. the URL of the item's Wikipedia page, Wikidata entry, or official website.
subjectOf CreativeWork  or
A CreativeWork or Event about this Thing..
Inverse property: about.
url URL URL of the item.

Instances of MonetaryAmount may appear as values for the following properties

PropertyOn TypesDescription
amount DatedMoneySpecification  or
InvestmentOrDeposit  or
LoanOrCredit  or
The amount of money.
baseSalary EmployeeRole  or
The base salary of the job or of an employee in an EmployeeRole.
estimatedCost HowTo  or
The estimated cost of the supply or supplies consumed when performing instructions.
minimumPaymentDue Invoice The minimum payment required at this time.
netWorth Person The total financial value of the person as calculated by subtracting assets from liabilities.
totalPaymentDue Invoice The total amount due.

Available properties in extensions



This element is based on the work of the Financial Industry Business Ontology project (see for details), in support of the W3C Financial Industry Business Ontology Community Group ( Many class and property definitions are inspired by or based on

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