Best-paid jobs grow on trees
5:00AM Wednesday May 23, 2007
By Derek Cheng


Source: Statistics NZ. Herald graphic

If you work in the Eastern Bay of Plenty, Wellington or Auckland, chances are you have a better-paying job than people in the rest of the country.

The latest figures from Statistics NZ show that the average job in the these districts pays more.

Kawerau District tops the list, with its average job paying $55,920 a year.

The figures - from the linked employer-employee data, released yesterday - are a snapshot of the labour market for the year to March 2006.

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