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

  • The maximum employment allowance is 10.10% or a maximum of DKK 37,200 in 2019 (9.50% or DKK 34,300 in 2018).

Everyone who earns a salary subject to labour market contributions or who earns a business profit automatically receives a job allowance.

  • The job allowance is 3.75% of income over DKK 191,600 or a maximum of DKK 2,100 in 2019 (2.50%, DKK 187,500 and DKK 1,400 in 2018).

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

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