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Why are world's best-paid expats rushing to Mumbai? Hint: It pays

India's financial capital, where salaries are more than double the global average, tops global rankings for expat pay, according to a survey conducted by HSBC Bank International

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Go East, expatriates looking to make the big bucks.

Mumbai, India’s financial, commercial and entertainment capital, tops global rankings for expat salaries, according to a survey conducted by HSBC Bank International Ltd.

Foreigners moving to the subcontinent’s most populous city reported average annual earnings of $217,165. That’s more than double the global expat average of $99,903, the HSBC Expat survey shows.

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First Published: Feb 26 2018 | 9:54 AM IST

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