Aenderung Historie

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

  • Simple tasks: EUR 13.98 to EUR 15.20
  • Tasks requiring qualification: from EUR 15.85 to EUR 16.25
  • Tasks requiring high qualification: EUR 17.05

Apprenticeship pay
1st year of apprenticeship: EUR 6.40
2nd year of apprenticeship: EUR 7.80
3rd year of apprenticeship: EUR 9.30
in case of two trades, 4th year of apprenticeship: EUR 10.80

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

Notice periods
  • Employee/employer: from one week to four 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.

Other results achieved regarding socio-political aspects
  • Payment of daily allowances for work at external workplaces
  • Special payments: Christmas bonus (
    ) and annual leave bonus (