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China: How Much Should Be the Average Salary Of Chinese Worker?

Xueyong tried to calculate a fair average salary for the Chinese Worker (zh). Using the statistic from United Nation, an average worker in China produces USD12,642 annually, while their US counterpart is US104,606 per year. If 39% be allocated to the worker, an average Chinese worker should have RMB3,246 per month; however, ordinary worker from the city only gets RMB1,750, while rural migrant worker working in South China only gets RMB600 per month.

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