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Cost of Living Comparison Between Melbourne and New York, NY Reverse

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Consumer Prices in New York, NY are 22.01% higher than in Melbourne
Consumer Prices Including Rent in New York, NY are 56.96% higher than in Melbourne
Rent Prices in New York, NY are 127.93% higher than in Melbourne
Restaurant Prices in New York, NY are 33.05% higher than in Melbourne
Groceries Prices in New York, NY are 26.81% higher than in Melbourne
Local Purchasing Power in New York, NY is 24.04% lower than in Melbourne
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 A$
(11.53 $)
23.42 A$
(18.00 $)
     +56.13 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 A$
(61.49 $)
104.09 A$
(80.00 $)
     +30.11 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 A$
(7.69 $)
10.41 A$
(8.00 $)
     +4.09 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 A$
(6.15 $)
7.81 A$
(6.00 $)
     -2.42 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 8.00 A$
(6.15 $)
10.41 A$
(8.00 $)
     +30.11 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.89 A$
(2.99 $)
5.52 A$
(4.24 $)
     +41.81 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.28 A$
(2.52 $)
2.57 A$
(1.97 $)
     -21.71 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.66 A$
(2.05 $)
2.08 A$
(1.60 $)
     -22.01 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.86 A$
(3.73 $)
5.23 A$
(4.02 $)
     +7.70 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.34 A$
(1.80 $)
4.29 A$
(3.30 $)
     +83.69 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.23 A$
(0.95 $)
3.54 A$
(2.72 $)
     +187.08 %
Eggs (12) 4.91 A$
(3.77 $)
4.50 A$
(3.46 $)
     -8.28 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.68 A$
(3.59 $)
7.17 A$
(5.51 $)
     +53.36 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.81 A$
(3.70 $)
6.69 A$
(5.14 $)
     +39.08 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.11 A$
(5.47 $)
8.02 A$
(6.16 $)
     +12.75 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.75 A$
(1.35 $)
3.44 A$
(2.65 $)
     +96.78 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.33 A$
(1.02 $)
1.53 A$
(1.17 $)
     +14.73 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.65 A$
(1.27 $)
3.35 A$
(2.57 $)
     +103.10 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.09 A$
(1.60 $)
3.01 A$
(2.31 $)
     +44.16 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.33 A$
(1.02 $)
1.99 A$
(1.53 $)
     +49.51 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.18 A$
(0.91 $)
1.87 A$
(1.44 $)
     +58.17 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.59 A$
(1.99 $)
2.71 A$
(2.08 $)
     +4.60 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.57 A$
(1.98 $)
2.88 A$
(2.21 $)
     +11.95 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$
(11.53 $)
19.52 A$
(15.00 $)
     +30.11 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.39 A$
(4.15 $)
3.25 A$
(2.50 $)
     -39.69 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 5.57 A$
(4.28 $)
3.47 A$
(2.67 $)
     -37.76 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 25.00 A$
(19.21 $)
16.91 A$
(13.00 $)
     -32.34 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.90 A$
(3.00 $)
3.58 A$
(2.75 $)
     -8.26 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 140.00 A$
(107.60 $)
151.58 A$
(116.50 $)
     +8.27 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.20 A$
(3.23 $)
3.25 A$
(2.50 $)
     -22.55 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.63 A$
(2.02 $)
3.51 A$
(2.70 $)
     +33.43 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 34.20 A$
(26.29 $)
39.03 A$
(30.00 $)
     +14.13 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.68 A$
(3.60 $)
3.29 A$
(2.53 $)
     -29.67 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,500.00 A$
(18,830.32 $)
29,925.14 A$
(23,000.00 $)
     +22.14 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,526.21 A$
(17,313.30 $)
26,329.15 A$
(20,236.18 $)
     +16.88 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 170.67 A$
(131.17 $)
174.49 A$
(134.11 $)
     +2.24 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.20 A$
(0.16 $)
0.14 A$
(0.11 $)
     -30.43 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 69.45 A$
(53.38 $)
72.48 A$
(55.71 $)
     +4.36 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 68.11 A$
(52.35 $)
95.27 A$
(73.22 $)
     +39.87 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 21.25 A$
(16.33 $)
46.23 A$
(35.53 $)
     +117.54 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 20.00 A$
(15.37 $)
19.52 A$
(15.00 $)
     -2.42 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,600.00 A$
(1,229.74 $)
2,457.62 A$
(1,888.89 $)
     +53.60 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 23,000.00 A$
(17,677.45 $)
24,287.07 A$
(18,666.67 $)
     +5.60 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 94.71 A$
(72.80 $)
68.41 A$
(52.58 $)
     -27.77 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 67.56 A$
(51.93 $)
52.37 A$
(40.25 $)
     -22.49 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 134.49 A$
(103.37 $)
109.96 A$
(84.52 $)
     -18.24 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 146.62 A$
(112.69 $)
152.00 A$
(116.82 $)
     +3.67 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,710.86 A$
(1,314.94 $)
3,783.11 A$
(2,907.64 $)
     +121.12 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,260.44 A$
(968.76 $)
2,378.77 A$
(1,828.28 $)
     +88.72 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,976.24 A$
(2,287.50 $)
7,627.17 A$
(5,862.13 $)
     +156.27 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,017.71 A$
(1,550.78 $)
4,365.89 A$
(3,355.56 $)
     +116.38 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 754.06 A$
(579.56 $)
1,546.95 A$
(1,188.96 $)
     +105.15 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 563.50 A$
(433.09 $)
874.33 A$
(671.99 $)
     +55.16 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 4,424.66 A$
(3,400.72 $)
5,275.30 A$
(4,054.52 $)
     +19.23 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.35 3.89      -10.58 %
Last update: February, 2017February, 2017
Contributors:456542
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Currency: AUD