When are salaries paid out in Germany?

In Germany, the most common practice for salary payments is on a monthly basis, with the majority of employees receiving their salaries at the end of the month. Specifically, many employees receive their salaries on the last working day of the month. This practice is widespread across various sectors and sizes of companies, making it a standard expectation for most employees working in Germany.


Horizons follows the countries best practices and most common payment rhythm and employees receive their salary on a monthly basis, at the end of the month - latest on the last day of the month. 


Find here an overview of the latest pay-days per month in Germany:





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