For those 28 years of age or older


as of Jan 01, 2022

 

Gross salary (NIS) subject to insurance contributionsUnemployment benefit per dayUnemployment benefit per month (based on 25 days)Unemployment benefit in percentages of salary 
3,000​NIS 96 NIS 2,400 % 80
​4,000NIS 128 NIS 3,200 % 80
5,000​NIS 154.15 NIS 3,854 % 77
​6,000NIS 174.15 NIS 4,354 % 73
​7,000NIS 193.69 NIS 4,842 % 69
​8,000NIS 211.69 NIS 5,292 % 66
​9,000NIS 229.69 NIS 5,742 % 64
​10,000 NIS 241.84 NIS 6,046 % 60
11,000 NIS 253.84 NIS 6,346 % 58
12,000 NIS 265.84 NIS 6,646 % 55
13,000 NIS 277.84 NIS 6,946 % 53
14,000 NIS 289.84 NIS 7,246 % 52
15,000 NIS 301.84 NIS 7,546 % 50
16,000 NIS 313.84 NIS 7,846 % 49
17,000 NIS 325.84 NIS 8,146 % 48
18,000 NIS 337.84 NIS 8,446 % 47
19,000 NIS 349.84 NIS 8,746 % 46
20,000​ NIS 361.84 NIS 9,046 % 45
​25,275NIS 385.84 NIS 9,646 % 45

Maximum benefit rate

The maximum amount of unemployment benefit is NIS 422.04 per day for the first 125 days of payment. From the 126th day of payment, the maximum amount of unemployment benefit is NIS 281.36 .


Please note,

If, during the last 6 months of work, you have received payment of work injury benefits, unemployment benefit rate will be calculated according to your income liable to insurance contributions for the 6 months of work preceeding the reception of the payment for work injury benefits.

If, during the last 6 months of work, in full or in part, your salary has been reduced without your fault or due to a disease, these months might not be take into account and unemployment benefits would be calculated according to the salary of closest preceeding months, however, not beyond 18 months prior to your first appearance at the Employment Service Bureau.