Updates, commentary and advice on immigration and asylum law
New course on problem issues in permanent residence applications available now
Calculating annual salary under Tier 2 when paid weekly

Calculating annual salary under Tier 2 when paid weekly

Case on calculating annual salary under Tier 2 when the applicant is paid weekly:

The effect of paragraph 14 of Appendix J to the Immigration Rules is that other than where an applicant has contracted weekly hours or is paid an hourly rate, the appropriate salary for the purposes of paragraph 79 of Appendix A is an applicant’s gross annual salary paid by the sponsor employer, subject to the conditions set out in paragraphs 79(i)-(iii) of Appendix A.

Source: Tukhas (para 245HD(f): “appropriate salary”) Russia [2016] UKUT 183 (IAC) (17 March 2016)

Colin Yeo
A barrister specialising in UK immigration law at Garden Court Chambers in London, I have been practising in immigration law for 15 years. I am passionate about immigration law and founded and edit the Free Movement immigration law blog.

Not yet a member of Free Movement?

Sign up for as little as £20 plus VAT per month

Join Now

Benefits Include

  • Unlimited access to all articles
  • Access to our forums
  • E-books for free
  • Access to all online training materials
  • Downloadable training certificates