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Celltrion Healthcare Logs Highest Salary Among Listed Firms

Celltrion Healthcare Logs Highest Salary Among Listed Firms

SEOUL, May 7 (Korea Bizwire) — Celltrion Healthcare Co., an affiliate of major biopharmaceutical firm Celltrion Inc., had the highest average salary among listed firms in South Korea in 2018, data showed Tuesday. Celltrion Healthcare, which handles Celltrion’s overseas business, paid its 130 employees an average 241 million won (US$206,000) last year, up 78.5 percent [...]

Minimum Wage Hike a Net Positive for Low Income Earners: Study

Minimum Wage Hike a Net Positive for Low Income Earners: Study

SEOUL, Jul. 12 (Korea Bizwire) — A new study has found that among young South Koreans earning less than 2 million won per month, few experienced a salary decrease following the increase in the minimum wage. The activist group “Youth Community Union” announced the results today after surveying 255 individuals between 19 and 39 years [...]