Guide to the Israeli Metalworkers Wage Schedule

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Collection Overview

Creator: Histadrut ha-kelalit shel ha-ʻovdim ha-ʻIvrim be-Erets-Yiśraʼel
Creator: Hitaḥadut baʻale ha-taʻaśiyah be-E.Y.
Title: Israeli metalworkers wage schedule
Dates: 1959-1960
Size: 1 folder
Abstract:The collection consists of a small booklet which lists the wages of workers in the metal industry in Israel in 1959-1960, including plumbers, construction workers and electricians. The book describes the types of jobs, what salary each makes, what bonuses a person can be eligible for, schedules of pay raises, and percentages of income tax in each job category.
Languages:Materials are in Hebrew.
Call No: 1994.040

About This Guide

Finding aid encoded November, 2009

Finding aid encoded in English.

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of a small booklet, published by the National Metalworkers Union of Israel, which lists the wages of workers in the metal industry in Israel in 1959-1960. The book first lists the different types of workers, professional and non-professional, as well as various bonuses that one could obtain along with the regular salary, such as a seniority bonus or a pay increase for each child a person has. There is also a list of the regular yearly raises in each part of the industry. Following these descriptions are tables of figures, giving the salaries of these workers, depending on whether they are single or married and how many children they have. Also included in the book is an explanation of the amount of income tax which these workers are obligated to pay.

Index Terms

This collection has been indexed under the following terms:

Israel -- Economic conditions
Construction workers -- Israel
Construction workers -- Labor unions -- Israel
Electricians -- Israel
Electricians -- Labor unions -- Israel
Metal-workers -- Israel
Metal-workers -- Labor unions -- Israel
Plumbers -- Israel
Plumbers -- Labor unions -- Israel
Wages -- Construction workers -- Israel
Wages -- Electricians -- Israel
Wages -- Metal-workers -- Israel
Wages -- Plumbers -- Israel
Document Types:

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