MembersSalary Inequality

The salary gap between the sexes is particularly high in Israel, where a woman earns only 69 percent of what a man earns.

By Michael Selutin |
Galia Meor
Photo: Flash90

By comparison, the global average is only 19 percent. The average hourly wage for women in Israel is 53.2 shekels ($14.18), while men average 63.2 shekels ($16.85) per hour.

However, this salary discrepancy does not...

Israel Today Membership

Become a Member

  • Read all member content

    Get exclusive in-depth reports from Israel.

  • Get exclusive in-depth reports from Israel

    Connect with Israel, right from your home.

  • Lift up the voice of truth and hope

    Support Jerusalem-based Zionist journalism.

Already a member? .