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Would the requirement for employers to pay to hire European citizens apply in case of employees with settled/pre-settled status?

The requirement to apply for a work visa, and for your employer to have a sponsorship licence, only applies for new arrivals from 1 January 2021, so it will not affect EU citizens resident in the UK before this date. You can continue to work and change jobs freely if you have (pre-) settled status.