Rates of income support benefit


The rate of income support benefit is determined according to your age and family composition (single, couple and child).
The amounts shown in the tables below are maximum benefit amounts. Whether you have additional income or a car, benefit rate is modified in accordance with the income.

Benefit rate as of Jan 01, 2022.

You can easily assess the amount of your income based benefit by means of theIncome Support Benefit Calculator

Benefit rate for those between 20 and 24 years of age

Composition of family

Benefit Rate for those reporting to Employment Service

Benefit rate for those exempt from reporting to Employment Service

Amount of work income allowed and still being eligible for a partial benefit (provided it is the only income)

Individual

NIS 1,442

NIS 1,803

NIS 3,104

Couple

NIS 1,983

NIS 2,479

NIS 4,280

Couple + 1 child

NIS 2,705

NIS 2,705

NIS 4,746

Couple + 2 or more children

NIS 3,020

NIS 3,020

NIS 5,571

Single parent  + 1 child

NIS 3,020

NIS 3,020

NIS 7,422

Single parent  + 2 or more children

NIS 3,516

NIS 3,516

NIS 8,249


Benefit rate for those between 25 and 54 years of age

Composition of family

Benefit rate

Amount of work income allowed and still being eligible for a partial benefit (provided it is the only income)

Individual

NIS 1,803

NIS 3,104

Couple

NIS 2,479

NIS 4,280

Couple + 1 child

NIS 2,705

NIS 4,746

Couple + 2 or more children

NIS 3,020

NIS 5,571

Single parent  + 1 child

NIS 3,020

NIS 7,422

Single parent  + 2 or more children

NIS 3,516

NIS 8,249

Individuals aged between 25 to 54 who received the benefit in December 2002 and have ever since without interruption - are entitled to a different benefit rate, for more information, click here.

Benefit rate for those between 55 and retirement age

Composition of family

Amount of benefit

Amount of work income allowed and still being eligible for a partial benefit (provided it is the only income)

Individual

NIS 2,254

NIS 4,009

Couple

NIS 3,381

NIS 5,750

Couple + 1 child

NIS 3,922

NIS 6,383

Couple + 2 or more children

NIS 4,462

NIS 7,161

Single parent  + 1 child

NIS 3,686

NIS 8,972

Single parent  + 2 or more children

NIS 4,588

NIS 10,475

Women born from 1.1.1960 and 31.12.1964 - will receive a benefit supplement amounting to NIS 717 , from the month when they reached the age of 62 until retirement age.

Deductions from benefit amount

The following amounts are deducted from income support benefit:

  • Health insurance contributions - if you are not working, health insurance contributions will be deducted from the benefit at the minimum rate of NIS  106 .
  • When the recipient's spouse is hospitalized and his maintenance expenses are covered by the State Treasury, the Jewish Agency or the local authority - an amount of NIS 676 is deducted from the benefit.
  • Those whose spouse is not an Israeli resident - an amount of NIS 676 is deducted from the benefit.