Highly Skilled Migrant: salary 2012
The salary thresholds for highly skilled migrants (knowledge migrants) as of 1 January 2012 are published. Foreigners aged 30 or over have to earn a gross annual salary of € 51,239 to be eligible for a residence permit to work as a highly skilled migrant. For foreigers under the age of 30 the highly skilled migrant salary threshold is € 37,575. For graduates in the Netherlands the threshold is € 26,931.