- Correct salary
- Free legal help
- Insurance at member price
Salary statistics and starting salary recommendations
NITO has the best and most comprehensive salary statistics for engineers and technologists in Norway. This is one of your most important tools when negotiating your salary.
Free work-related legal assistance
Get the answers to questions about your working conditions, no matter how big or small, from one of the country's leading labour law communities.
- Can your boss order you to work overtime?
- When does travel time count as working hours?
- What rights do I have in a redundancy process?
Call us between 9 and 15, Monday till Friday, or send us a message. The standard hourly rate for a lawyer in Norway is somewhere between NOK 2,000-3,000. This service is free of charge for our members.
Ask a lawyer on My page (in Norwegian)
Read more about the NITO lawyers (in Norwegian)
Memberships discounts on insurance
Good coverage and membership discounts on insurance:
As a NITO member, you receive a 30 % discount on all private insurance policies with Tryg.
30 % discount on private insurance (tryg.no) (in norwegian)
You also become a loyalty customer in the Tryg Pluss program from buying your very first insurance policy with Tryg.
Read about Tryg Pluss (tryg.no) (in norwegian)
Low interest rates on loans
As a NITO member you get access to the best bank benefits and lowest mortgage rates with Nordea.
You qualify directly for membership in the benefits programs Premium or Premium Next (for those of you under 34 years old), regardless of your income level.
If you are buying a home for the first time, you are offered a special interest rate (Førstehjemslån).
Read more about NITO's banking services (in norwegian)
Excellent pension savings plans
NITO has negotiated a great deal for you on your pension savings account and private pension saving.
All NITO members and their spouses/domestic partners are offered excellent terms and conditions with Danica Pension through “NITO Egen pensjonskonto”.
NITO Own pension account (in norwegian)
Free 24/7 medical assistance
As a NITO member, you have access to free round-the-clock medical assistance all year round. Tryg Legehjelp applies to both you and your closest family members.
Activate Tryg Legehjelp now (at tryg.no) (in norwegian)
Safe Medical Assistance – included in the membership (in norwegian)
Free employment contract review
Your employment contract determines many of the rights and obligations that apply in your new job. Send it to one of our labour law experts for a free review.
Free career guidance and help with job applications (in Norwegian)
Free career guidance and help with job applications
As a NITO member you get advice on writing your CV and job applications free of charge.
Take control over your career, whether you are recently graduated, recently laid off, have been unemployed for a long time, are applying for your first job or you are looking for your next position.
Get free career guidance (in norwegian)
Book your individual career guidance session:
You also have access to our professional communities and networks.
Overview of NITO`s professional network (in norwegian)
Tailor-made courses and seminars for engineers and technologists
As a NITO member, you receive discounts on specialised courses, as well as access to courses and events that are free of charge.
You also have free access to e-books in a range of engineering and technology subjects, management, finance and communication.
Overview of NITO`s courses and events (in norwegian)
Free e-books and compendiums (in norwegian)
Discounts for members who are unemployed
Recently unemployed or laid off? NITO offers a number of schemes to help you.
Student discounts and benefits
Become a NITO student member and pay only NOK 350 total throughout your studies. This membership, with its benefits and discounts, saves you a lot of money.
Membership in NITO Students includes, among other things:
- NITO Student insurance included
- Extra good deals on prices and coverage on other insurances, banking and saving plans offered to students
- Access to Tryg Legehjelp, our 24/7 free medical assistance service through Tryg, also with access to the online, self-help, mental health care program, only available to our student members
- Free courses and seminars
- Social events at campus
- Free books and compendiums
Other discounts: Cars, hotels, sports equipment and more
Overview and how to get the discounts at My page (in norwegian)
- Free consultations and discounts on private legal assistance and cases of occupational injury (in norwegian)
- Discount on cars (in norwegian)
- Discount on hotels (in norwegian)
- Half price on Extra at tu.no and digi.no (in norwegian)
- Selling your home? Get 10 % discount on appraiser services with our partners (in norwegian)
- Secure your bike(s) with BikeMember and get discounts on their services (in norwegian)
- Get a 20 % discount on purchases through one of the most popular online sites for sports equipment Fjellsport.no (some brands are excluded) (in norwegian)
Free membership in Polyteknisk Forening
As a NITO member you can easily keep up with what is going on in Polyteknisk Forening (FP) (Polytechnic Society). Register to sign up for PF events.
Apply for membership at PF (in norwegian)
All NITO members can join PF free of charge and their events, conferences, and seminars at a discounted rate.
PF is a non-profit, knowledge-based, members’ network established to promote sustainable technological and social development. They arrange debates and theme events on subjects within the fields of technology, society, business, and industry.
PF cooperates with the NITO student members through the network Next; a forum for students and young professionals between the age of 18 and 30.
Read more about PF (in norwegian)