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New salary criteria highly skilled migrants 2019 announced

On December 5, 2018 by Dutch Umbrella Company

Earlier this week the new salary criteria for highly skilled migrants in 2019 were announced in the Dutch Government Gazette (Staatscourant).

From 1 January 2019 a highly skilled migrant needs to earn at least the following gross monthly salary, excluding 8% holiday allowance:

  • Highly skilled migrants under 30 years of age: € 3.299 (2018 € 3.229)
  • Highly skilled migrants aged 30 years and older: € 4.500 (2018 € 4.404)
  • Highly skilled migrants following ‘orientation year highly educated persons’: € 2.364 (€ 2.314)

The new salary criteria are applicable to highly skilled migrants who start a new employment or need an extension of their residence permit in 2019.

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