Sunday, December 22, 2013

Workers in Japan see average annual wages drop by 13 percent since 1997

Picture: Workers in Tokyo




" Japan’s average annual pay has dropped 13% since the 1997 peak to 4.08 million yen, with non-regulars averaging just 1.68 million yen."




Source:
Abe's labor reforms may boost 'disposable' workers, crimp wages
By Tetsushi Kajimoto
DEC. 22, 2013
Japan Today