Business and prosperity are closely linked to tourism and dependant on it. With around 5,500 permanent residents and some 2,300 seasonal workers, St. Moritz provides employment for approximately 4,500 people, primarily in tourism. During the season, around 35% of the population consists of foreigners.
St. Moritz offers excellent working conditions: incomes normal for the industry, low deductions, low taxes and high social security. Overall, there are numerous interesting employment opportunities on offer in an exciting and dynamic environment.All these factors make St. Moritz an attractive place in which to live and work.
In return, companies have the services of highly motivated and efficient employees. The working hours per week are higher than in most other European countries. To which can be added an ideal business environment and excellent teamwork with the authorities.