JobMaker Hiring Credit scheme

Up to $10,400 over a year for each new employee

Eligible employers could receive payments of up to $10,400 over a year for each eligible additional employee they hire as part of the Government’s JobMaker Hiring Credit scheme.

For each eligible employee that eligible employers hire between 7 October 2020 and 6 October 2021, they can receive

  • up to $10,400 over a year for each one aged 16 to 29
  • up to $5,200 over a year for each one aged 30 to 35

What to do

Employers can check their eligibility online at JobMaker Hiring Credit Scheme.

Eligible employers need to employ eligible additional employees then register for JobMaker before making their first claim.

For more information

For full details including how to register and the process to follow, see JobMaker Hiring Credit scheme.