Enter your average income below to estimate applicable free-cash in all major European cities. By free-cash we mean your disposable income, left in your pocket after paying tax, rent, insurance, public transport, food expenses and basic entertainment. How does it work?

average income is
₽ 217000
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Brussels , Belgium
₽61577
₽74843
₽40279
₽85416
S + D Salary + Dividends

Salary + Dividends. A combination of a fixed monthly income with a bonus at the end of the year.

Dividends

Dividends. A single payment made annually out of accumulated profits.

Salary

Salary. A fixed monthly income you pay yourself to cover your living expenses.

Sole trader

Sole trader. You're running your business as an individual with an unlimited responsibility

Sole trader
-
-
-
217 000
national
-
-
-
88 396
communal

Communal tax will depend on the area of registration and each commune in the city has its own rate.

-
-
-
11 671
social contributions
-
-
-
22 480
total
-
-
-
122 547
Employee

The minimum management director salary is set at €45,000 per year.

64 496
-
168 072
-
unemployment

Reference earnings are 100% of the insured person's gross earnings for white-collar workers and 108% of the insured person's gross earnings for blue-collar workers.

561
-
1 463
-
national
19 829
-
64 186
-
communal

Communal tax will depend on the area of registration and each commune in the city has its own rate.

3 364
-
8 766
-
pensions

Reference earnings are 100% of the insured person's gross earnings for white-collar workers and 108% of the insured person's gross earnings for blue-collar workers.

4 837
-
12 605
-
health

Reference earnings are 100% of the insured person's gross earnings for white-collar workers and 108% of the insured person's gross earnings for blue-collar workers.

3 030
-
7 900
-
total
31 621
-
94 920
-
Employer

The minimum management director salary is set at €45,000 per year.

64 496
-
168 072
-
surtax
7 313
-
19 058
-
pensions

Reference earnings are 100% of the insured person's gross earnings for white-collar workers and 108% of the insured person's gross earnings for blue-collar workers.

5 715
-
14 891
-
health

Reference earnings are 100% of the insured person's gross earnings for white-collar workers and 108% of the insured person's gross earnings for blue-collar workers.

3 966
-
10 337
-
accident

Reference earnings are 100% of the insured person's gross earnings for white-collar workers and 108% of the insured person's gross earnings for blue-collar workers.

838
-
2 185
-
unemployment

Reference earnings are 100% of the insured person's gross earnings for white-collar workers and 108% of the insured person's gross earnings for blue-collar workers.

941
-
2 454
-
total
18 773
-
48 925
-
Corporate
133 730
217 000
-
-
income
26 746
47 530
-
-
surtax
536
951
-
-
total
27 282
48 481
-
-
Dividends
106 448
168 518
-
-
withholding

As an investor, you can take advantage of €640 tax free allowance per year.

31 605
50 227
-
-
total
31 605
50 227
-
-
Income
217 000
217 000
217 000
217 000
Total tax
109 281
98 708
143 845
122 547
After tax
107 719
118 292
73 155
94 453
Living cost
32 876
32 876
32 876
32 876
Free-cash
74 843
85 416
40 279
61 577

Estimated living cost  is ₽32876 per week

₽21176
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽2875
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽515
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
₽8311
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
₽0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
₽0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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