Benefit Contributions 2019

Self-Employed Members

Mandatory contribution€ 18,595.20 per year € 1,549.60 per month
Minimum contribution€   4,291.20 per year €    357.60 per month

The benefit contribution for self-employed members is calculated on the basis of the average benefit contribution for the year prior to the last financial year.

Salaried Members

Maximum contribution to employees’ insurance € 1,246.20 per month

Salaried members only pay the maximum contribution if their gross salary subject to contributory pension scheme deductions matches or exceeds the contribution assessment threshold of € 6,700 per month. 
If their gross salary is below the contribution assessment threshold, the contribution amounts to 18.6 % of gross salary.