Located in the Middle East, Palestine, officially the State of Palestine, has a population of 5,375,155. It has a presidential form of government. It is a member of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation, the Arab League, and the G77.
Jerusalem, Gaza, and West Bank
IT sector, Tourism, Handicrafts, Agriculture
he top local universities in State of Palestine are as follows:
The below table mention some of the common jobs in the State of Palestine with average monthly salary:
|Job Title||Average Monthly Salary (ILS )||Average Monthly Salary (USD)|
|Information Technology Manager||9,251.81||2690|
|Business Development Manager||8,873.48||2580|
The payroll cycle in Palestine is Monthly.
The minimum wage in the State of Palestine is 1,880 ILS per month.
In the State of Palestine, actual working hours are forty-five hours per week. In case of overtime, the extra working hours should not exceed twelve hours a week and workers shall be paid 1.5 times for each hour worked.
There is no specific law to mandate the 13th-month pay, however it can be provided based on collective agreement.
There is no social security contribution in the state of Palestine.
There is no employee payroll tax in the State of Palestine.
|Income range (in Israeli shekels (ILS))||Rate|
|1 to 75,000||5%|
|150,001 and above||15%|
The VAT rate in Palestine is 16%.
Both employer and employee can terminate the contract by giving notice. Employers can terminate the contract without giving any notice if workers commits following infractions:
The notice period in the State of Palestine is as follows:
|Length of continuous employment||Notice period|
|For workers paid on Monthly basis||1 Month|
|For workers paid on daily or weekly basis||1 week|
The worker who completes one year of service is entitled to one month end of service bonus. It is calculated based on the last salary an employee earned.
Individuals of all nationalities need to have a work visa to work in palestine. Work visas are not transferable from one employer to another. So when an employee changes jobs, he needs to apply for a new work permit.