Rotterdam Expat Centre is now Rotterdam International Center. We have moved into a new office in the Groot Handelsgebouw read more

Annual adjustment of salary criterion for highly skilled migrants 2020


The salary criteria for highly skilled migrants is adjusted annually with effect from January 1 on the basis of recent index figures for negotiated wages, as published by Statistics Netherlands. The following gross monthly salaries apply as of January 1, 2020 (excluding vacation allowance):

  • Highly skilled migrant 30 years and older            EUR 4,612
  • Highly skilled migrant younger than 30 years     EUR 3,381
  • Dutch graduates qualifying for orientation year  EUR 2,423
  • EU Blue Card                                                               EUR 5,403