Cheng said those who pass the seafarers’ exam can earn a starting wage of about NT$120,000 — much more than most college graduates are likely to make, adding that people working on a ship have a relatively stable and long career.
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Shipping sector wages lure youth
ALL ABOARD:With the release of a new round of recently qualified seafarers, groups involved in sea transport have said they hope big wages will help fill a workforce gap
By Shelley Shan / Staff reporter
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