Average annual salary of an employee in China in 2018, by region

This statistic shows the average annual salary of an employee in a non-private organization in urban China in 2018, by region. In 2018, an employee in the urban regions of the Chinese Hebei province earned around 68,717 yuan per annum on average. The national average had reached about 82,413 yuan in 2018. Aside from regional discrepancies, the respective industry had a large influence on the average annual salary of employees in urban China. Employees in the financial sector of China earned about 130,000 yuan on average, whereas people employed in the agricultural sector had an average annual salary of about 36,500 yuan in 2018.

Average annual salary of an employee working for non-private organizations in urban China in 2018, by region

Average annual salary in yuan
Beijing145,766
Shanghai140,400
Tibet116,015
Tianjin100,731
Zhejiang88,883
Guangdong88,636
Qinghai85,379
Jiangsu84,688
Average82,413
Chongqing78,928
Ningxia78,384
Guizhou78,316
Sichuan77,686
Hainan75,885
Yunnan75,701
Xinjiang75,457
Anhui74,378
Fujian74,316
Inner Mongolia73,835
Hubei73,777
Shandong73,593
Shaanxi71,983
Gansu70,695
Guangxi70,606
Hunan70,221
Hebei68,717
Jiangxi68,573
Jilin68,533
Liaoning67,324
Shanxi65,917
Henan63,174
Heilongjiang60,780
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Source

Release date

October 2019

Region

China

Survey time period

2017

Supplementary notes

Note: 1 yuan equals approximately 0.13 euros and 0.14 U.S. dollars (as of November 2019).

According to the source, the data refer to employees in cities and non-private units only.

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