Greece Payroll services, simplified

With PeoplePay, navigating the complex and ever-changing Greek payroll regulations has never been easier.

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Robust, compliant payroll and hiring supported by a dedicated Account Manager.

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Avoid international payroll and hiring pitfalls including language barriers, regulations and employment laws.

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Reduced administration, no need for an in-country team, and consolidated, outsourced payroll.
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Greek Payroll

Get peace of mind with a streamlined, fully-managed payroll solution for one employee upwards.

Greek HR

Helping you hire in Greece compliantly, steering you through the local HR laws and regulations.

Greek Payments

Consolidated, one-wire transfers to cover your entire global workforce - at competitive rates.

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Hiring in Greece?

Whether you’re looking for services in Athens or Thessaloniki, our dedicated English-speaking specialists will be there to assist with your expansion.

Frequently Asked Questions

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Employer Responsibilities

In Greece, the following must be adhered to under strict local legislation:

  • Employer Taxes approx. 22.54%
  • Minimum Wage EUR 650 per month
  • 13th & 14th Month Payments
How does payroll work in Greece?

Employees in Greece are entitled to 13th and 14th month payments. This is not an additional expense to the employer as the annual salary is divided into 14 equal segments. The employees receive one portion each month with an additional half-month salary payable over Easter, another half-month salary towards a vacation bonus and an additional full month’s salary in December.

What are the general employment rules?

A full-time working week consists of 40 hours. Full-time workers are entitled to a minimum of 20 days’ paid leave per year. For the first two years of employment, an additional 1 day of entitlement is added, following a completed year of service. After 10 years of service this is increased to 25 days, and 26 days following 25 years of service. Employees are entitled to a vacation bonus equal to half a month’s salary – this is not an additional expense to the employer as it forms part of the 14-month calculation.

What about dismissing an employee?

Employers dismissing an individual outside of a probation period must follow a set process. This includes proper cause and supplying the appropriate notice to the employee. We suggest speaking with one of our Employment Law Specialists prior to engaging with a dismissal. Severance payments may be required for employees that have more than 1 year of service.

Greek Payroll & HR Solutions

PeoplePay Global are here to assist with all your Payroll and HR requirements in Greece.

In-Country Employment Contracts

Creation of locally-compliant Greek employment agreements, ensuring you and your employees are protected in-country. Our experts in Greece will create your bespoke agreement.

Payroll Processing

With global knowledge and local proficiency, we provide a fully-managed payroll solution that handles all the complex tasks, leaving you to focus on your business.

Tax and Labor Law

Greece’s complex legislation can be daunting. Our in-country specialists are an extended member of your team, steering you safely through tax and labor law.

Regulatory Compliance

Our in-country professionals provide a wealth of experience and expertise in Payroll & HR compliance, ensuring your venture complies with ever-changing legislation.

Start-Up Implementation

We’ll ensure you’re operational promptly in accordance with local law, advising on the best route for your business, whether it’s via a legal entity or foreign registration.

Declarations and Audits

Our local specialists will manage and submit annual declarations on your behalf, guaranteeing accurate and prompt reporting to the authorities and also providing support for audits.

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