Info health, nursing and unemployment insurance

IIn general, the job advertisements of RWTH Aachen University are in the field of student mini-jobs. As a student assistant you do not pay any contributions to health, nursing and unemployment insurance. The employer alone pays a flat-rate contribution to health insurance amounting to 13% of the gross salary. Please note: The flat-rate contribution to health insurance is only paid by the employee if you are a student assistant and have family, voluntary or compulsory health insurance in Germany. If you as a student assistant are privately insured with a health insurance company, the employer also pays a contribution to the health insurance.