How Much Does it Pay to be a Member of Knesset?


knessetThe 120 members of the 20th Knesset will receive a monthly salary of 39,562 NIS, a leased vehicle, two parliamentary aides, subscriptions to two newspapers, a cellular telephone, a TV in one’s office and hotel privileges in the capital.

In addition, each MK receives a budget of 49,000 NIS annually to remain in touch with voters. The Knesset budget for 2015 is 666,762,000 NIS.

(YWN – Israel Desk, Jerusalem)