What will I earn?
You will earn a different salary before and after the recognition of your qualifications. You will be classed as an assistant before recognition of your qualifications, for example, and earn a gross basic salary ranging from 2,200 to 2,400 euro. There will also be allowances of varying types and amounts depending on your employer.
After recognition of your qualifications, you will be classed as a skilled worker and earn a higher gross basic salary of between 2,600 and 3,200 euro. There will also be additional pay for work on Sundays and public holidays and for shift work. As a general rule, you will also receive a 13th monthly salary.