Expats from the United States are welcome to work in Dubai, provided they fulfill and have the accurate visa and are employed during the duration of their said visa. Exceptions are when you’re permitted in the country on a spouse visa.
On average a person earns AED 16,775 per month in Dubai, this is roughly 4570 in Dollars. Which is attractively higher than the average salary in the United States of 3900$ per month.
The UAE is one of a few Gulf States with no income tax others include Qatar, Kuwait, and Oman.
Various schools have a rolling admission system, this makes the entire admission process convenient as they can apply for admissions any time of the academic year instead of following a hard deadline. School fees varies between AED 12,723 to AED 64,093 ($3,463-17,449) approximately.
Dubai authorities take traffic laws very seriously to ensure the safety of their citizens. So, it is of extreme importance to know and understand Dubai’s traffic rules and regulations so you don’t end up breaking them and put your or someone else life at risk. Dubai practices right-hand traffic.
Dubai is established as a safe city for foreigners including Americans. Even though UAE doesn’t publicize its criminal data, the crime rates are extremely low, especially the ones violent in nature.
Western Women should expect and be prepared for a huge cultural shift when moving to Dubai. Women in Dubai are expected to dressed modestly and are prohibited to wear revealing clothes.