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...
For the share of income which is up to 60% of the average wage (reduced rate) - NIS 6,331
For the share of income which exceeds 60% of the average wage up to the maximum income liable for insurance contributions (full rate) - NIS 44,020
National insurance contributions
Health insurance contributions
Above rates involve national insurance contributions alone:
Those under 18 - are exempted to pay health insurance contributions.Those receiving an old age pension - health insurance contributions are deducted from the pension, amounting to NIS 200 per month.
Above rates involve health insurance contributions as well.
If the income from your profession be lower than NIS 2,638 per month, contributions are paid based on the minimum income.
Updated to Jan 01, 2020