Minimum Wage


Update minimum wage:

  • Daily wage for a worker employed 5 days a week: NIS 257.16 (as of Apr 01, 2023).
  • Daily wage for a worker employed 6 days a week: NIS 222.87 (as of Apr 01, 2023).
  • Hourly wage for a total of 186 hours of work: NIS 29.96 (as of Apr 01, 2023).
  • Hourly wage for a total of 182 hours of work: NIS 30.61 (as of Apr 01, 2023).
  • Monthly wage: NIS 5,571.75 (as of Apr 01, 2023).

  Minimum wage as of April 1, 1997 (NIS): 

As Of:
Daily wage​ ​hourly wage
monthly minimum wage
daily minimum wage for a five-day work week
daily minimum wage for a six-day work week
For a total of 186 hours
For a total of 182 hours

​April 1, 2023
257.16​222.87​29.95​30.61​5,571.75​
​April 1, 2018244.62​​     212.00​​​    28.49​29.12​​​5,300.00​
​December 1, 2017
244.62​​     212.00​​    28.49​​5,300.00
​January 1, 2017230.77​​     200.00    26.88​5,000.00
​July 1, 2016222.69      193.00   25.94 4,825.00
​April 1, 2015     214.62 ​     186.00​     25.00  4,650.00 
October 1, 2012     198.46      172.00     23.12  4,300.00 
July 1, 2011     189.23      164.00     22.04  4,100.00 
April 1, 2011     179.55      155.61     20.92  3,890.25 
July 1, 2008     177.70      154.01     20.70  3,850.18 
April 1, 2007     171.24      148.41     19.95  3,710.18 
January 1, 2007      165.47      143.41     19.28  3,585.18 
June 1, 2006      165.47      143.41     19.28  3,585.18 
April 1, 2006      159.53      138.26     18.58  3,456.58 
January 1, 2003      153.93      133.41     17.93  3,335.18 
April 1, 2002      150.77      130.66     17.56  3,266.58 
January 1, 2002      150.77      130.66     17.56  3,266.58 
April 1, 2001      150.77      130.66     17.56  3,266.58 
April 1, 2000      136.84      118.60     15.94  2,964.95 
April 1, 1999      129.13      111.91     15.04  2,797.75 
January 1, 1999      121.33      105.15     14.13  2,628.79 
August 1, 1998      121.03      104.89     14.10  2,622.23 
April 1, 1998      120.42      104.37     14.03  2,609.18 
August 1, 1997     111.01        96.21     12.93  2,405.25 
July 1, 1997      108.41        93.96     12.63  2,348.88 
April 1, 1997     108.41        93.96     12.30  2,348.88