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Hiring guidelines in Hungary

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Minimum Wage Requirements
The minimum wage is HUF 200,000 per month.  
Individual Income Tax
The individual income tax in Hungary is 15%. Income tax is calculated using a flat rate. 
Payroll Cost

The employer cost is generally estimated at 13.0% of the employee salary*

  • Social Security - 13.0%
  • Additional Employer Cost - HUF 15,700

One-Off Costs
Onboarding Medical Exam - HUF 17,800

Additional Costs
Local Municipal Tax
Hungarian municipalities may levy a local business tax on corporate taxpayers, up to a maximum tax rate of 2%.An innovation tax at a rate of 0.3% may also be applied. These taxes are generally levied on the turnover of the company, including salaries and other employment costs of the EORs located in Hungary. The Local Municipal Tax is invoiced twice a year, in March and in September. 

Overtime Pay & Maximum Hours

Standard working hours are 8 hours per day, 40 hours per week. The standard workweek is from Monday to Friday.  

Overtime payment is mandatory. Hours outside of standard work hours are considered overtime. Employees can work a maximum of 4 hours of overtime daily and 8 hours of overtime weekly. 

For additional hours, employees are paid an additional salary supplement of 50% on weekdays, and 100% on holidays and weekends. 

For holidays and weekends, employees will receive a salary supplement of 50% if they are compensated with a weekly rest day.