The surcharge for medical assistance is a mandatory payment withheld by the employer from the employee salary or paid directly for non-employee people.
It was paid in January; for an amount of 260 元.
Starting in January 2021, the surcharge for medical assistance of social security will become a monthly payment instead of a yearly payment.
That measure will not impact social security's total amount.
It will be 21元 for January April July and October, and 22元 for the rest of the year for a total of 260元 per year.
For a retired person it will be 30元 per month for a total of 360元 per year.