Data from the Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS) have shown that between September to November of 2013 there was a 2.1% decrease in wages as calculated per the annual rate. Job numbers, however, increased for the same time period.
The average wage in November 2013, according to the CBS, was NIS 8,941 per month. The jobs available in November stood at 3.175 million. The trend indicated an increase in available positions.