Income requirements highly skilled migrants 2020

From January 1, 2020, the salary standards for highly skilled migrants, EU blue card holders and Intra corporate transferees (ICT) will be adjusted. The Ministry of Social Affairs and Employment has announced in the Government Gazette that the salary standards will be increased by 2.49%.

Salary criteria 2020

For highly skilled migrants, the following income requirements will apply for 2020:

30 years or older:                               € 4612 gross per month

Under 30 years of age:                       € 3381 gross per month

After / during orientation year:         € 2423 gross per month

The aforementioned salary standards also apply to specialists/key personnel who fall under the ICT scheme.

For Blue Card holders an income requirement of € 5403 for 2020 will apply.

All mentioned amounts are excluding the mandatory 8% annual holiday pay.

For questions about the stay as highly skilled migrants, please call (020-6161487) or email ( us. We are happy to help!