Young Chinese fourth-highest earners in Asia
Young Chinese earn on average $1,358 per month, placing them fourth in salaries in Asia, according to a recent survey by Japanese news agency Nikkei.
Young professionals from Singapore, South Korea and Japan on average get the topthree highest wages in Asia, said the study conducted for the first time. The survey covered 2,000 interviewees from 10 Asian countries between the ages of 20 and 30, according to Nikkei.
Singaporeans earn an average of 19,085 yuan ($3,169) per month, while young professionals in Vietnam rank the bottom with an average of $338 per month.
According to Nikkei, 83 percent of young Chinese have credit cards and 62 percent of young Malaysians have taken loans from financial institutions.