“It’s nothow much you earn, it’s how much you put away.

The salary paradox

Around the world, many regions are known for their excellent salaries and thriving economies. On paper, they appear to be a paradise of prosperity. A deeper dive, however, reveals a different story. Although paychecks may be high, the actual savings potential is often reduced due to the rising cost of living. It is a paradox in which a high salary does not always equate to substantial savings.

Saving money is getting harder

This phenomenon is evident even in such powers as Germany, the symbol of European economic strength. One would expect that in such a prosperous country, most would enjoy high earnings. Despite this, around 19% of employed people in Germany work for minimum wage and earn around €2,080 per month net.

Imagine living in a big city with all its attractions and opportunities. Monthly expenses range from EUR 1 300 to EUR 2 000 . And that’s if you’re careful with your finances. And this estimate holds true for those who live minimalistically. When you add in essentials like a car or child-rearing expenses, the financial burden becomes palpable.

In fact, despite high salaries, many people in Europe live paycheck to paycheck. So what if you could switch to a profession where many of these significant expenses fall away?

Revealing financial stability in the care sector

When we look at the global situation, it is clear that the pay paradox goes beyond borders. The illusion of high earnings coupled with the rising cost of living is affecting the lives of many people. It is a difficult situation that can affect everyone, from New York to London, from Paris to Tokyo. Yet there is a solution that overcomes these barriers. The caregiver profession, with its unique ability to minimize significant living expenses, is the key to financial prosperity no matter where you are.

Advantage of carers

Particularly in countries like Germany, being a homecare worker can seem to mean earning slightly less than the average salary. But the reality paints a clearer picture – you will save considerably more! With zero accommodation costs, zero grocery bills and utility bills covered, you’ll still have almost your entire salary left in your account at the end of the month, leading to real savings.

So why do some carers feel that they are not making the most of their income?

Maybe they didn’t find the right agency. At Atena , we are redefining caregiving. As part of our team:

  • You will receive a salary that stands out in the market.
  • You can look forward to earnings that keep up with inflation, thereby maintaining their value over time.
  • Immerse yourself in a variety of job offers that are in line with your preferences and expertise.
  • Take advantage of the knowledge of our dedicated experts who are always ready to help.
  • And it doesn’t stop there – we’ll even contribute to your transport costs, adding to our support.

With Atena , it’s more than just a job, it’s a path to a stable, financially rich future. Join us and start saving money instead of just earning it.