14 Dec '11, 10am

Big pay hikes expected after qualification: survey #Singapore

Big pay hikes expected after qualification: survey #Singapore

After obtaining higher levels of qualifications, most working people in Singapore expect significant pay increases, according to the 2011 JobsCentral Learning Rankings & Survey . 70.3 per cent of the respondents in the survey expect pay increases of at least 25 per cent more after obtaining their next level of academic qualifications, Further, 22.8 per cent of young working adults expect to be paid at least 50 per cent more. A total of 3,413 respondents took the 2011 JobsCentral Learning Rankings & Survey, which was conducted online from August to September this year. The survey respondents were predominantly young working adults aged 21-40 years old. This survey has an error margin of 1.68 per cent, at a 95 per cent confidence level and has been conducted every year since 2009. Commenting on the relationship between pay increment and further education, Lim Der Shing, CEO ...

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