Working in Upper Austria

In Austria it is important to have a good work and life balance. The average working week is around 40 hours nation-wide; rest periods for lunch are as given by law. Provisions for overtime, holiday, and weekend pay vary depending upon agreement. For details look at the information below or contact us.

Working live

Austrian labour law is extensive regarding rights and obligations. This chapter provides the most important information.
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Income & Taxes

The Austrian government as well as other institutions offer plenty of financial support under certain circumstances. This support includes commuter allowance, free travels for students, support for further training, as well as family and childcare allowance.
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UPPgrade your career

With numerous innovative and cutting-edge projects, there is a wide breadth of opportunity to realise your potential.

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Career platform for job seekers 

We connect you with the best companies of Upper Austria to work at. On our career platform you can create a user profile for the purpose of application and direct communication with a potential employer.

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Upper Austria – A perfect place to work

Upper Austria is where innovation and motivation walk hand in hand. Explore the variety of the country and the unique spirit. Once in a lifetime experiences are waiting for you and your family! Although moving to a new country can be difficult and scary, the Welcome2Upper Austria Team supports you throughout the entire process.

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Luka Culjak from Croatia works at FACC in assembly. He is convinced that his family has a better future in Upper Austria.

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Evelyn Hetzinger Ansprechpartnerin für Come2Upper Austria | Standortagentur Oberösterreich, Business Upper Austria Care Area: all around upper Austria

Evelyn Hetzinger

All around Upper Austria


Business Upper Austria - OÖ Wirtschaftsagentur GmbH

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