In 2017, the national minimum wage in Israel remained fixed at 1,272.3 € per month, that is 15,268 euros per year, taking into account 12 payments per year.
If we look at the minimum salary in Israeli Shekel, which is the official currency in Israel, we can see that, this year, it was 5,150 Israeli Shekel and accordingly, the national minimum wage has been raised 412.5 Israeli Shekel per month from the previous year, 8.71%. This increase is greater than the CPI of 2016 which was -0.2%, so workers have gained buying power in the last year.
If we look at the ranking of the national minimum wage that we publish, Israel is in 9 nd place of the 96 of the list.
The National Minimum Wage (NMW) of a country is the minimum amount (lowest salary) per hour, per day, or per month that employers may legally pay to workers.
In the table that follows we show you the progression of the National Minimum Wage Israel. You can see NMW in other countries in National Minimum Wage 2017 and see all the information about this country in Israel economy.