Sweden: Median Wage Increases

Key Points  

  • Sweden increased the country’s median wage on 18 June 2024 to 35600 SEK per month  


The government of Sweden introduced a new median wage on 18 June 2024: 35600 SEK per month.  

The new income requirement applies to residence permits granted to foreign nationals from countries outside the EU/EEA. According to the announcement, EU Blue Card holders, ICT permit holders and seasonal workers will not be impacted. 

Looking Ahead  

Continue to check the government of Sweden’s website and Envoy Global’s website for the latest updates and information.  

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