For those below the age of 28


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 72 NIS 1,800 % 60
​4,000NIS 96 NIS 2,400 % 60
5,000​NIS 116.1 NIS 2,903 % 58
​6,000NIS 132.1 NIS 3,303 % 55
​7,000NIS 147.64 NIS 3,691 % 53
​8,000NIS 161.64 NIS 4,041 % 51
​9,000NIS 175.64 NIS 4,391 % 49
​10,000NIS 185.74 NIS 4,644 % 46
​11,000NIS 195.74 NIS 4,894 % 44
​12,000NIS 205.74 NIS 5,144 % 43
​13,000NIS 215.74 NIS 5,394 % 41
​14,000NIS 225.74 NIS 5,644 % 40
​15,000NIS 235.74 NIS 5,894 % 39
​16,000NIS 245.74 NIS 6,144 % 38
17,000​NIS 255.74 NIS 6,394 % 38
​18,000NIS 265.74 NIS 6,644 % 37
19,000​NIS 275.74 NIS 6,894 % 36
20,000​NIS 285.74 NIS 7,144 % 36
​25,000NIS 335.74 NIS 8,394 % 34
33,850NIS *422.04 NIS 10,551 % 31

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.