Moving to Shanghai... how much pay do I ask for?? Help!?

I am a technical writer and software developer. I have been offered a job in Shanghai. I will be moving from the US. They are asking me about salary expectations, and told me to expect "local pay." I have no earthly idea what that is and so told them I would get back to them. What is the average... show more I am a technical writer and software developer. I have been offered a job in Shanghai. I will be moving from the US. They are asking me about salary expectations, and told me to expect "local pay."

I have no earthly idea what that is and so told them I would get back to them. What is the average salary in either Chinese currency or USD that I should ask for? I currently earn $70K. What is the equivalent over there given cost of living, etc.? Where can I find this info?

HELP!!

Thanks.
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