The North Rhine-Westphalia State Office for Salaries and Benefits (LBV NRW) in Duesseldorf is responsible for the calculation and payment of salaries (including the annual bonus) and child benefits, if applicable. The remuneration is generally transferred at the end of the working month. Information regarding remuneration-related issues can be obtained exclusively from the LBV.
Academic pay-scale employees are obliged to check their wage and tax statements carefully.
Once an employment contract has been concluded, the LBV will be informed. The LBV generally requires a processing time of up to 6 weeks for the first payment of the relevant salary.
Information from the LBV can be found here:
North Rhine-Westphalia State Office for Salaries and Benefits (LBV NRW)