Update December 2019: Looking for salary thresholds 2020? Please read: Highly Skilled Migrant Salary Threshold 2020
Per 1 January 2019 the following gross monthly salary threshold (excluding 8% holiday allowance) are applicable:
- Highly skilled migrant or ICT from 30 years of age: €4,500
- Highly skilled migrant or ICT younger than 30 years: €3,299
- Highly Skilled migrant graduated in the Netherlands: €2,364
- Foreign national who submits a highly skilled migrant visa application within 3 years after obtainment of a Master degree from a top 200 university: €2,364
- EU Blue Card: €5,272
Please note: The 2019 salary threshold is applicable to applications that are filed on or after 1 January 2019. Applications that are submitted in 2018 will be assessed according the 2018 salary threshold. Even if the application is approved in 2019, or when the foreign national will start working in 2019.