Engineers work at Xinguan Technology, a semiconductor enterprise in Dalian, northeast China’s Liaoning Province, April 1, 2019. Photo: Xinhua
Engineers work at Xinguan Technology, a semiconductor enterprise in Dalian, northeast China’s Liaoning Province, April 1, 2019. Photo: Xinhua

Tech war: China’s chip talent pool will lag far behind the 789,000 people needed by 2024, report says

  • The semi-official report found that 40 per cent of the demand will come from China’s chip design sector, which will need 325,200 people by 2024
  • The average monthly salary for ‘core positions’ reached US$2,566 during the first nine months of 2022, up 12 per cent from a year ago

Engineers work at Xinguan Technology, a semiconductor enterprise in Dalian, northeast China’s Liaoning Province, April 1, 2019. Photo: Xinhua
Engineers work at Xinguan Technology, a semiconductor enterprise in Dalian, northeast China’s Liaoning Province, April 1, 2019. Photo: Xinhua
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