How much placement fee is a recruitment agency allowed to collect from me?

A placement fee that may be charged against the Overseas Filipino Worker should only be equivalent to one (1) month basic salary specified in the POEA-approved contract.

Source: Source: Revised POEA Rules and Regulations Governing the Recruitment and Employment of Landbased Overseas Filipino Workers of 2016, Rule V. Fees, Costs and Contributions, Section 51.