Everyone who earns a salary subject to labour market contribution automatically receives to an employment allowance.

  • The maximum employment allowance is 9.50% or a maximum of DKK 34,300 in 2018 (8.75% or DKK 30,000 in 2017).

From 2018, everyone who earns a salary subject to labour market contribution or who earns a business profit of at least DKK 187,500 automatically receives a job allowance.

  • The job allowance is 2.50% on income over DKK 187,500 or a maximum of DKK 1,400 in 2018.

Please see our legal guide (in Danish) for further legal information.

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