AOW pension

AOW pension rates

Amounts as from 1 July 2017

The amounts shown on this page are the full AOW pension amounts, which apply if you have built up AOW pension rights for the maximum period of 50 years (100% AOW pension).

You live on your own (you are single)

Monthly amount
with tax creditwithout tax credit
Gross *€ 1,161.69€ 1,161.69
Tax and national insurance contributions€ 0.00€ 216.50
Zvw contribution€ 62.73€ 62.73
Net€ 1,098.96€ 882.46

* The gross amount includes the AOW top-up of € 25.56. The gross amount excludes the holiday allowance.
The holiday allowance is € 70.26 gross per month and is paid in May of each year.

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You are married or living with a partner

You and your partner both receive an AOW pension

Monthly amount per person
tax credit appliedtax credit not applied
Gross *€ 801.05€ 801.05
Tax and national insurance contributions€ 0.00€ 149.33
Zvw contribution€ 43.25€ 43.25
Net€ 757.80€ 608.47

* The gross amount includes the AOW top-up of € 25.56. The gross amount does not include holiday allowance. The holiday allowance comes to € 50.18 gross per month and is paid each year in May.

Your partner does not yet receive an AOW pension; you do not receive a supplementary allowance

Monthly amount
tax credit appliedtax credit not applied
Gross *€ 801.05€ 801.05
Tax and national insurance contributions€ 0.00€ 149.33
Zvw contribution€ 43.25€ 43.25
Net€ 757.80€ 608.47

* The gross amount includes the AOW top-up of € 25.56. The gross amount does not include holiday allowance. The holiday allowance is € 50.18 gross per month and is paid each year in May.

Your partner does not yet receive an AOW pension; you receive a full supplementary allowance

Monthly amount
tax credit appliedtax credit not applied
Gross *€ 1,576.54€ 1,576.54
Tax and national insurance contributions€ 90.08€ 293.67
Zvw contribution€ 85.13€ 85.13
Net€ 1,401.33€ 1,197.74

* The gross amount includes the AOW top-up of € 25.56. The gross amount does not include holiday allowance. The holiday allowance is € 100.36 gross per month and is paid each year in May.

Your partner does not yet receive an AOW pension; your supplementary allowance is reduced by 10%**

Monthly amount
tax credit appliedtax credit not applied
Gross *€ 1,498.99€ 1,498.99
Tax and national insurance contributions€ 75.83€ 279.42
Zvw contribution€ 80.94€ 80.94
Net€ 1,342.22€ 1,138.63

* The gross amount includes the AOW top-up of € 25.56. The gross amount does not include holiday allowance. The holiday allowance is € 95.34 gross per month and is paid each year in May.

** Since 1 August 2011, the supplementary allowance can be reduced by up to 10%. This reduction applies to households with a joint monthly income of € 2,738.84 gross or more.

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How the amounts are made up

Gross

This includes the AOW top-up of € 25.56, but not the monthly amount for holiday allowance. The holiday allowance is paid in May.

Tax and national insurance contributions

The amounts are shown after deduction of tax credit as well as without deduction of tax credit. The amounts without deduction of tax credit apply if tax credit is deducted from other income.

Zvw contribution

This amount is 5.40% of the gross AOW pension.

Net

This is the amount that we pay you each month.

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