Synonyms of echelon
levelDictionary • the lower echelons of society
level • in order according to their level of difficulty
place • All the candidates won places on the ruling council.
position • He took up a position with the Arts Council.
step • This is the final step in the career ladder.
degree (archaic) • the fall of a man of high degree and noble character
rank • He eventually rose to the rank of captain.
grade • Staff turnover is high among junior grades.
tier • an auditorium with tiers of seats around and above it
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• the fall of a man of high degree and noble character
gradeYour grade in a company or organization is your level of importance or your rank.
• Staff turnover is high among junior grades.
levelA level is a point on a scale, for example a scale of amount, quality, or difficulty.
• in order according to their level of difficulty
Thesaurus for echelon from the Collins English Thesaurus
a level of command, responsibility, etc (esp in the phrase the upper echelons)