Arab and Haredi Municipal Officials Earn More Than Peers in Other Israeli Sectors

Average monthly salaries at all local councils ranged from NIS 9,000 to NIS 13,000 in 2011, but the figures are much higher in rural regional councils and Arab or ultra-Orthodox municipalities.

Employees working for rural regional councils and Arab or ultra-Orthodox municipalities were paid far better in 2011 than those working for other local...