WVC 48 - 1 - 223
§48-1-223. Earnings defined.
"Earnings" means compensation paid or payable for personal
services, whether denominated as wages, salary, commission, bonus,
or otherwise, and includes periodic payments pursuant to a pension
or retirement program. "Disposable earnings" means that part of
the earnings of any individual remaining after the deduction from
those earnings of any amounts required by law to be withheld.