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Benefit of Work Estimator

From: Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection

What the Benefit of Work Estimator is

The benefit of work estimator for jobseeker and one parent family payments shows how starting work or increasing your hours could affect your payment. The estimate will include income from your employment and any social welfare payments you may still be entitled to.

Who can use the Estimator

This tool is anonymous and the information you provide cannot be used to identify you by the Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection.

Information you need to give

You will need to provide information on:

Social Welfare Scheme

You will need to tell the estimator what scheme you are currently being paid on.

Family and Children

You will need to select your relationship status and if you have dependent children.

Job Details

You will need to provide information on your current job, if applicable, and you will need to know how many days, hours and the rate of pay for the new job.

Benefit of work estimator

You do not need a MyGovID to use this service.

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