Companies pay students on work experience places between €200 and €300 a month, on a par with 2004 pay rates, according to research by placement moderator Stageplaza.
A large majority of the 1,000 firms polled say they had no plans to raise work experience pay rates. Trainees in the IT, accountancy and technical engineering sectors where there is a shortage of skilled staff got higher rates on average.
Thank you for donating to DutchNews.nl.
We could not provide the Dutch News service, and keep it free of charge, without the generous support of our readers. Your donations allow us to report on issues you tell us matter, and provide you with a summary of the most important Dutch news each day.Make a donation