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Wage Workers Over Age 65 Make Less than 1 mln Won per Month: Data

Wage Workers Over Age 65 Make Less than 1 mln Won per Month: Data

SEOUL, Sept. 15 (Korea Bizwire) — Around 45 percent of household heads over 65 years of age engaged in wage worker earn less than 1 million won (US$717) each month, data showed Wednesday. Statistics Korea reported that 44.6 percent of wage workers over 65 years of age make less than 1 million won in labor [...]

Women in Web-based Platform Industry Earn Less than Men

Women in Web-based Platform Industry Earn Less than Men

SEOUL, Feb. 25 (Korea Bizwire) — Women working in the field of web-based platforms earn less than 80 percent of what men typically earn for similar work, a government report said Thursday. The state-run Korea Employment Information Service conducted a survey of 1,023 web-based platform workers in September and October of last year, which showed [...]

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 [...]