Summer job in Luxembourg, who and how much?

 In Employment, Money Taxation

Are you between 15 and 27, studying in Luxembourg or even abroad? Then you have the opportunity to apply for a summer job in Luxembourg for a maximum of 2 months.

Whatever the position, you must sign a specific employment contract with your employer for the duration of the assignment. Even if you are entitled to the same working conditions as other employees of the company, you should know that a student job is not entitled to paid leave or sick leave. If you wish to be absent exceptionally, you must of course obtain the agreement of your employer, but you will not be paid during this absence.

As regards minimum remuneration, this is linked to the age of the young person and can not be less than 75% of the unqualified minimum wage in Luxembourg. Are you 15 to 17 years old? You will receive 8,6644 euros per hour or 1,498.94 euros monthly for a full-time job. Are you between 17 and 18? The hourly rate is 9.2420 euros or 1.598.97 euros monthly. From the age of 18, you will receive 11,5525 euros per hour and 1,998.59 euros per month on the basis of unskilled work full time (40 hours per week).

It should also be known that student jobs are exempt from contributions related to different health insurance, retirement or dependence. On the other hand, your employer must declare you to the Joint Social Security Center.

Another good news for the student, he is exempt from tax on these gains up to 14 euros per hour!

So here we go to find a summer job!

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