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In our glossary, you can find a list of important terms related to work and life in Germany.

Gross/net wage or salary

German: Brutto-/Nettolohn

The gross wage is an employee’s total pay before any deductions. The sum that is left after taxes and social security contributions have been deducted is called net wage (Nettolohn).

Theme: Working, Money & Income

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