Average wage at NIS 7,540 in April

Though the actual average wage was somewhat below January's level, trend data indicated a 5.4% rise in fixed prices and annual terms, CBS said.

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The average wage among 2,514,000 Israelis in the work force was NIS 7,540 in April, reflecting a seasonally adjusted rise of 1.2 percent from the previous month, the Central Bureau of Statistics said Wednesday. Though the actual average wage was somewhat below January's level, trend data indicated a 5.4% rise in fixed prices and annual terms, CBS said. The average wage including workers in Judea and Samaria, the Gaza region and foreign workers was NIS 7,432. Foreign workers earned NIS 3,936 per position held, on average.