The per capita income of urban residents rose 7.9 per cent from a year earlier to 11,633 yuan combined for the first three months of the year, according to official data. Photo: EPA

China’s white-collar workers earned less in first quarter of 2019 despite signs of economic recovery, survey finds

  • Report by job website Zhaopin.com shows the average monthly salary dropped to 8,050 yuan (US$1,195) from 8,096 yuan in the fourth quarter of 2018
  • Results in contrast to official data which showed the per capita income of urban residents rose 7.9 per cent from a year earlier
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The per capita income of urban residents rose 7.9 per cent from a year earlier to 11,633 yuan combined for the first three months of the year, according to official data. Photo: EPA
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