According to an HSBC report analyzed by Bloomberg, Foreign workers in Mumbai take home an impressive $217,165 on average. The global average of highest salary for expats is $99,903.
The second most city for highest salary for expats is in San Fransico, they can expect to earn $207,200 each year on average. Zurich is in third place with $206,900. The other Asian countries along with Mumbai which is in the top-10 list are Shanghai ($202,200), Jakarta ($152,600) and Hong Kong ($148,400).
But they tend to lag behind when it comes to the number of jobs on offer. The five best cities for expatriate jobs are San Francisco, London, New York, Dublin, and Birmingham.
An Expatriate is defined as someone over the age of 18 currently residing outside their native country. The survey was completed by 27,587 expats from 159 countries and territories.
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