About 73% of students in the country worked during the 2012-2013 academic year , earning an average monthly wage of NIS 3,230, according to a survey released by the National Union of Israel Students on Sunday, to mark National Student Week.
Some 71% of the working students work up to 100 hours each month. about a third of the students - 29% - work over 100 hours a month.
In addition, while 10% of students live in dormitories, 40% reside with their parents and 43% rent an apartment or a house. Only 7% live in a place they own.