Working conditions and wages

The below wages are currently valid in Construction (As per 1 July 2018)

THE NETHERLANDS:

A standard working week is 38 hours
Based on qualifications and experience, your wage will vary.

Examples:

Tradesman

Gross Salary: €13,32 per hour
Net Salary:
40 hours/week € 538.95
50 hours/week € 629.49

Foreman

Gross Salary 14.09 per hour
Net salary:
40 hours/week € 572.27
50 hours/week € 668.05

  • Holiday pay 8 % of gross wage
  • 20 days paid holidays
  • Cost of accommodation 70 – 100 Euros per week

BELGIUM:

A standard working week is 38 hours.
Based on qualifications and experience, your wage will vary.

Examples:

Tradesman

Gross Salary: €14,91 per hour
Net Salary:
38 hours/week € 480 nett

Foreman

Gross Salary 15,87 per hour
Net salary
38 hours/week € 570 nett

  • Holiday pay 8 % of gross wage
  • 20 days paid holidays
  • Meal vouchers paid by employer
  • Cost of travel from home to work paid for @ 0,19 per km
  • Cost of accommodation 70 – 100 Euros per week