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Approx net postdoc salary in Netherlands

I’m planning to move to NL for a postdoc position. My gross monthly salary will be 3703 euros and I’m pretty sure I’ll qualify for the 30% tax ruling. I’m unmarried and so will be moving there alone. ...
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Savings in Germany (Munich) or in Norway (Oslo)

Which is better option for a married person (NON-EU resident) seeking good in hand savings (after tax), residence benefits, healthcare and balanced and quality life? a) salary of EUR 69,000/- year in ...
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Skilled Worker Visa: Teaching Assistant

I want to be a teaching assistant in the UK and therefore apply for the Skilled Worker Visa in the UK. Does anyone know how much I would have to earn if I am at the start of my career and under 26 to ...
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Does working in Saudi Arabia with German nationality require paying taxes to Germany?

For a German citizen who is working in the Saudi Arabia (Saudi company with Saudi contract), is it required to report income taxes every year in Germany?
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What is best enterprise for IT Consultant in US?

I'm IT consultant graduated from French public engineering school, I work currently as Cloud Solutions Architect in Paris and plan to make my career in New Technologies (AI, Robotics, Cloud/DevOps, ......
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In NL do I need to pay back my salary if I'm leaving before end of month

I just resigned from a company (first month) and unfortunately they have paid me a full salary already. How is it supposed to be handled? In previous companies, it was a risk we were ready to take but ...
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What is my net salary on a gross salary of 3,000 EUR in Holland? Can I live on that in Amsterdam?

I am a non-EEA citizen. I just got a job offer in Amsterdam with a monthly salary of€3,000 before tax. How much will I get per month? Is that enough for typical costs of living, i.e. food and board ...
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How to match EU income to US salary?

I'm a software engineer in Europe, and my firm is about to offer me a position in the US to bring up a team (In San Francisco or New York, it's still not decided yet)… Looking at the job market in ...
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Applied for Niederlassungserlaubnis - why are authorities evaluating my BlueCard?

I am on a Blue Card since 2017 and have applied for the Niederlassungserlaubnis in October 2020 in Germany. Authorities reached out to me in January 2021, saying that the minimum threshold for the ...
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How much one can save if they earn 2,500 Euros (tax excluded) per month in Dublin

How much one (single, not with family) can save if they earn 2,500 euros per month? Consider that this amount is after excluding tax, If they live in minimalist lifestyle, shared house in Dublin.
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Temporary job agency in Berlin, Germany to receive salary from USA

I would like to know if there is some sort of "temporary job agency" in Berlin, Germany (not too sure if that is the correct term) that could sort out the wage payment from the USA. My wife ...
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Swiss salaries compared to US salaries [closed]

Let's say I have a salary of 150,000$ in the US, in the San Francisco Bay area. I would like to have a better idea of my take-home pay if I move to Zurich or Geneva, compared to the US. If you are an ...
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Indices about cost of living and income in Germany

I am searching for cost of living or consumer price index for German cities. I know Numbeo and others but it doesn't cover all Germany. And also the average income (disposable or gross). I hope to ...
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Remote work employed in non-resident country

I am wondering about the legal details of a work situation. I would work remotely for a company that's not in the country I reside. That would mean the following situation: I am a citizen of country ...
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Reimburse of Social Taxes like Insurance , Pensions in Germany

I am a software engineer. If I worked for 5 years in Germany and have to move back to my home country, then can I get back the Social taxes (like pension, health insurance, etc...) deducted form my ...
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Decent salary in Bahrain

A recruiter called me who is ready to offer 1100 Dinar per month (approx 2900 US$) as salary for a software developer role in Bahrain. I am a single guy currently working in India with 4.3 years of ...
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Tax calculation in Norway for married couple

How the taxes are calculated in Norway for married couple? If my monthly salary is 55,000 NOK and my spouse's monthly salary is 28,000 NOK, then a) Should we taxed together or separately? b) What ...
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Net salary calculation in the UK

I have a hard time trying to understand how net salary is calculated when you work in the UK. I have used this calculator to find out my net monthly salary based on the gross amount, and it just ...
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Netherlands postdoc salary and health insurance

I'm a biochemistry Ph.D. student in the United States considering a postdoctoral fellowship at a private institute in Utrecht, the Netherlands. It would be the best next step in my career, but I'm ...
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Swedish salary concern

I have received an offer of 35000 SEK/month from a Swedish company. My location would be Ludvika, Sweden. I am married, no children. Would this be sufficient to have a good living and save a little?
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How can a US company regularly pay an overseas contractor?

I'm doing independent contract work for a small US company, remotely. I am not a US citizen nor resident, and do not have a US bank account. The company occasionally pays me sums of a few thousand ...
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How does $60,000 salary in Sweden translates to salary in Seattle (US)?

I'm an Asian working in IT field in Sweden. I earn around $60,000 (before taxes). If I have salary of around $80,000 (before taxes) in Seattle, would it give same living quality or is it a bad salary ...
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European bank account [closed]

I am looking for a good bank account with mobile banking. I move a lot and have clients from e.g. Spain and Italy. I am an EU citizen and mostly move around the Eurozone. There is no point in opening ...
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Moving to the UK

I'm a senior project manager living in Farmington Hills, Michigan. My company is an automotive component supplier. I got an offer from within the same company in the UK branch. I would retain my ...
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Is a salary of 35000 pounds enough for a couple to live comfortably in Portsmouth, UK? [closed]

Expecting to move to the UK soon.
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What is my net salary in California out of 150k$? [closed]

I would like to know the take-home from a 150k$ salary in California, after all kind of deductions, including a good health insurance. My second question is the estimated cost for renting a studio ...
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What to expect during PostDoc in France? [closed]

I have been offered a post-doc position in France (I am not from Europe). However, I came to know that post-doc salaries in France are regulated. In view of this, can anyone inform what kind of ...
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Salary R&D laboratory Oil Industry Netherlands with a PhD (UK) and experience [closed]

I am currently contemplating a job opportunity in the Netherlands, working for an oil service company in their R&D labs. I have a PhD in petroleum engineering, 2 years of relevant and one year of ...
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Previous company mis-calculated my taxes, Tax office now demands I pay

I was working in a company and moved to another company last March 2017. I already had a 30% ruling from my previous company. When HR in my new company tried to applied again for 30% ruling, Taxes ...
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Salary comparison from SF to Amsterdam Data Engineer 2017

I am a data engineer earning $110,000 (currently that is 99000 Euro) paying for my own health insurance in San Francisco. I have an offer from a startup in Netherlands for a similar position at 52000 ...
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Can my german employer rollback my promotion? [closed]

I am currently working in the IT industry holding a blue card and after one and a half year, I received a promotion, which also included a salary raise. I got to know about this promotion via e-mail ...
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Can I keep H1B status if my employer cannot pay me because the company runs out of money?

First, the story is: I'm currently working at a start up company A, and our company has run out of funding and cannot run the payroll after Nov 30, 2016. It has been two month till now. I recently ...
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Salary structure in Canada

For a permanent employee position, I received an offer letter from an Employer. This is my first job in Canada. Offer letter mentions, Annual base salary as 1234 CAD subject to statutory ...
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What is better choice living place or salary in Sydney? [closed]

I have a dilemma I have been given two offers of work one in CBD and other one in Hornsby both Sydney. I have a brother living in CBD so there for I would stay at first at his place, the time distance ...
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Austria - How much if enough [duplicate]

I do not live in Europe, so I have no idea what living costs are. I would like to know whether a salary of about 5000 euro per month would be sufficient to live in Söll, Austria? Now I know there are ...
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When people quote salary figures in Europe*, do they mean after or before income tax?

Do people mean after or before income tax when they quote salary figures in Europe? For example, do salary quotes in glassdoor or other salary sites are take-home salaries? I was wondering this ...
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In the Netherlands, am I obligated to refund a previous employer for missing deductions?

The situation is next one. My previous employer made a mistake and instead of deducting 300 EUR a month for my train subscription, they were paying me it extra. I treated this amount as their ...
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living cost in London

Currently I am PhD student in Switzerland, recently I got Postdoc position for four years in King college London with salary around 30K. I am a bit worried about living cost in London. I did some ...
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Netherlands acquiring 30% ruling after two months of starting the job

I was accepted to work in a company in the Netherlands. I understood that there is 30% ruling new law, which is applied to people who have a master degree and under 30 years old. I'm 26 years old, ...
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Take-home pay: US vs Netherlands

I'm a US citizen, working currently for a US company, but am considering a position for a company in Amsterdam. In absolute terms, the Amsterdam job would pay roughly 13% less than I am currently ...
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Doubt about salary

I just got a job offer to work in Denmark, the contract says: "DKR 37500", however I'm not sure if that is the net amount of money, most likely not and I should deduct the taxes. Didn't contact them ...
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How is USA salary calculated? [closed]

I'm considering working in the USA. A lot of the job offers list their salaries as $X annually. In my country, salary is often mentioned by base monthly salary and doesn't include bonuses and benefits....
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Left the Netherlands in Aug '14, saw “Terug te krijgen" on tax file, tax refunds?

Was on the 30% ruling before I left the Netherlands in Aug 2014. Just looked at my tax file for 2014, and there was an amount of euro 1k+ listed as “Terug te krijgen.” Does it mean that I will ...
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Is earning $4000/month before tax enough to cover common expenses in Indiana, US? [closed]

I had a job offer and I'm considering relocation, but I don't know how much the taxes are and how expensive it is to live there. The job is as a visiting researcher for a university, and it would be ...