Maximum contribution bases

Income from work is only contributory up to an upper earnings limit, the maximum contribution basis set for social insurance.

General maximum contribution basis 2019

  • per day         EUR 174,00
  • per month    EUR 5.220,00

Special payments

The maximum contribution basis per calendar year is 60 times the daily maximum contribution basis, i.e. for 2019 EUR 10.440,00.

The Chamber of Labour levy and the contribution to public housing funds are not payable in the case of special payments.