http://chinanewswrap.com/2009/08/19/starting-salaries-of-chinese-university-graduates-fall-in-2009/

August 19th, 2009 at 1:40 pm

Starting salaries of Chinese university graduates fall in 2009
2009年中国大学毕业生起薪下降
The Xinhua News Agency reports that the starting salaries of China’s university graduates have fallen in major cities throughout the country since the start of the year.
新华社报道:自年初起,全国各主要城市大学毕业生起始工资水平下降

“The human resource services company, Zhaopin (智联招聘) recently released its ‘2009 First Half of the Year Professional Remuneration Report.’
人力资源服务公司,智联招聘早些时候发布其”2009年上半年职业薪金报告”
The results of the report’s investigation show that the starting salaries of university graduates have fallen in 2009.”
调查结果显示,2009年大学毕业生起薪降低.

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“The report indicates that the starting salaries of university graduates in different cities in 2009 fell compared to 2008.
报告表明,2009年各城市大学毕业生起薪较2008年下降.
“In Shanghai, the average starting salary is now 2691 yuan – a fall of 9.73%.
当前上海均起始工资是2691元-减少了9.73%.
In Beijing the average salary of university graduates is now 2655 yuan – a fall of 7.56%.
In Shenzhen, the average starting salary of university graduates is now 2575 yuan – a fall of 5.2%.
In Guangzhou, the expected salary of university graduates fell by 5.2% to 2573 yuan.
北京2575元,广州2573元,都减少了5.2%.
The report also indicates that the starting salaries of graduates in Dalian, Tianjin and other second-tier cities is lower than in first-tier cities.”
另外,大连,天津等其他二级城市毕业生起薪水平低于一级城市.”

“The report also indicates that the starting salary for graduates working in the financial industry, at 2417 yuan, is still the highest, but has fallen significantly – by 11.3% compared to the previous year.
“报告中还指出,在金融业就职的毕业生起薪为最高的2417元,但比较去年,显著下降了11.3%”
Starting salaries for the science and technology industry are second, at 2375 yuan, although they fell by 1.29% compared to 2008.
科技产业起薪为2375元,尽管比2008年低1.29%.
Starting salaries in the real-estate and manufacturing industry are in third and fourth place.”
房地产和制造业的起薪水平分别处于第三和第四.