The National Insurance Institute is at your side during your life, from birth to advanced age, granting you a variety of social rights adapted to changing life situations.
The National Insurance Institute is responsible for the social security of Israeli residents.
Its primary mission is to ensure means of subsistence for those unable to earn their living.
The National Insurance Institute collects insurance contributions from all residents according to their social background and status, and pays benefits to those entitled. Hence, the income of economically established groups is transferred to weak and vulnerable groups and, thereby, the National Insurance Institute contributes to a more equitable distribution of national income and the reduction of dimensions of poverty. Further information...
A salaried worker is:
Registration with National Insurance Institute as salaried employee is performed automatically upon transfer of information from the employer. If the information is not received automatically by the National Insurance Institute, one must send employment certificates (pay slips, Form 106, etc.) to the Insurance and Collection Department of the branch nearest your place of residence or through the website.
The obligation to pay insurance contributions on the employee's wage lies on his employer, barring foreign employer.
Insurance contributions rates
Calculator of insurance contributions for a salaried employee according to his monthly wage or retirement pension
If you are an ^12^ and are an employee of a foreign employer who does not pay national insurance contributions for you, you must declare your income to the Insurance and Collection Department of the branch nearest your place of residence or using the multi-annual report form, and pay your own national insurance contributions, at the rates set out for a self-employed worker.
Means of payment of insurance contributions
A salaried employee may be eligible for the following benefits:
Maternity, children, maintenance (alimony), survivors, relatives of a person who died from a work injury, relatives of a dead victim of hostile actions, work injury, reserve service, scalp ringworms, blood transfusion (HIV), accident injuries, general disability, attendance for the severely disabled, mobility, injury during volunteering, old-age, income support, hostile actions casualties, unemployment, employer's bankruptcy, prisoners of Zion.