Forestry workers, sawmill and farm workers of the Municipality of Vienna / Brief overview

Brief overview of the collective agreement

editorial note Source: Gewerkschaft PRO-GE

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

Applicable in

In force since
1 January 2023

Results of the latest round of negotiations
  • Increase of all wage groups by 7.15%

Minimum wage / minimum salary
  • Simple tasks: from EUR 2,035.98 bis EUR 2,1286.68
  • Tasks requiring qualification: EUR 2,740.99
  • Tasks requiring high qualification: EUR 3,322.30

Supplements and allowances
Hazard, hardship and children’s allowance

Working time
The regular working time is 40 hours per week
Supplement for extra hours
: usually 50%, during specified times 100%.

Notice periods
Notice periods apply according to Section 28 of the Vienna Farming Work Code (
Wr. Landarbeitsordnung
) 1990
For employers and employees:
14 days
after 1 year of employment 1 month
after 5 years of employment 2 months
after 15 years of employment 3 months

Please note: Expiry of claims
Claims expire at the end of the calendar year following the year in which they arose.

Other results achieved regarding socio-political aspects
  • Special semi-annual payments
  • Anniversary bonuses
  • Paid lunch break of 30 minutes