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Brief overview of the collective agreement

editorial note Source: Gewerkschaft Bau - Holz

Blue-collar workers / white-collar workers
Blue-collar workers

Applicable in

In force since
1 May 2024

Minimum wage / minimum salary
  • Simple tasks: from EUR 15.09 to EUR 16.63
  • Tasks requiring qualification: EUR 17.86
  • Tasks requiring high qualification: from EUR 19.68 to EUR 20.41

Apprenticeship pay
1st year of apprenticeship: EUR 7.14
2nd year of apprenticeship: EUR 10.72
3rd year of apprenticeship: EUR 14.29

Supplements and allowances
Various dirt, hardship or hazard allowances.

Working time
The regular working time is 39 hours per week
Supplement for extra hours
: usually 50%, during specified times 100%.

Notice periods
Notice period according to the length of the employee’s employment period with the company:
  • Employee: from one week to three weeks
  • Employer: from one week to three weeks

Please note: Expiry of claims
Please note that any and all claims arising from the employment relationship with the employer
lapse within three months
unless asserted in writing. If denied by the employer, an
must be
within three months.

Other results achieved regarding socio-political aspects
  • Payment of daily allowances for work at external workplaces
  • Special payment: Christmas bonus (
  • Please note: The Construction Worker’s Annual Leave and Severance Pay Act (
    Bauarbeiter-Urlaubs- und Abfertigungsgesetz, BUAG
    ) applies.