The cost of living in Shenzhen is high. The prices of apartments are 4000-5000RMB+ per month and eating out is expensive too.
Salaries in Shenzhen are higher than other cities but generally only attainable with solid work experience in the related field already in China.
(20 hrs per week, Mon - Fri): 12,000-18,000RMB /month
(25 hrs per week, Wed-Sun): 12,000-20,000RMB /month
Bus Fare: 2-5RMB (Anywhere in the city)
Taxi Fare: * 10RMB for the flag-down fare
* 2.60RMB per kilometer
Eating out (Chinese restaurant): 20-50RMB / person
Eating out (Foreign restaurant): 50-200RMB // person
Apartment Cost: (Non-Central, 2 bedroom, new) 3,500RMB /month
(Central, 2 bedroom, new) 5,000RMB /month