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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 16.62% higher than in Melbourne
Consumer Prices Including Rent in New York, NY are 51.89% higher than in Melbourne
Rent Prices in New York, NY are 124.47% higher than in Melbourne
Restaurant Prices in New York, NY are 31.05% higher than in Melbourne
Groceries Prices in New York, NY are 19.59% higher than in Melbourne
Local Purchasing Power in New York, NY is 6.29% lower than in Melbourne
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 A$
(11.77 $)
24.85 A$
(19.50 $)
     +65.66 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 A$
(62.78 $)
97.23 A$
(76.30 $)
     +21.54 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 A$
(7.85 $)
10.19 A$
(8.00 $)
     +1.94 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 9.00 A$
(7.06 $)
8.28 A$
(6.50 $)
     -7.97 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 8.50 A$
(6.67 $)
10.19 A$
(8.00 $)
     +19.93 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.96 A$
(3.11 $)
5.35 A$
(4.20 $)
     +35.18 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.23 A$
(2.54 $)
2.57 A$
(2.01 $)
     -20.67 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.71 A$
(2.12 $)
1.99 A$
(1.56 $)
     -26.53 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.97 A$
(3.90 $)
5.07 A$
(3.98 $)
     +1.99 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.19 A$
(1.72 $)
3.74 A$
(2.93 $)
     +70.17 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.23 A$
(0.97 $)
4.11 A$
(3.23 $)
     +234.20 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.51 A$
(3.54 $)
3.81 A$
(2.99 $)
     -15.45 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.02 A$
(3.94 $)
6.95 A$
(5.46 $)
     +38.55 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.56 A$
(3.58 $)
6.27 A$
(4.92 $)
     +37.54 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.24 A$
(5.68 $)
8.29 A$
(6.51 $)
     +14.58 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.79 A$
(1.41 $)
3.16 A$
(2.48 $)
     +76.48 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.37 A$
(1.08 $)
1.41 A$
(1.11 $)
     +2.66 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.59 A$
(1.25 $)
2.77 A$
(2.17 $)
     +73.44 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.36 A$
(1.85 $)
2.82 A$
(2.21 $)
     +19.47 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.57 A$
(1.23 $)
1.69 A$
(1.32 $)
     +7.56 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.23 A$
(0.97 $)
1.78 A$
(1.40 $)
     +44.72 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.62 A$
(2.05 $)
2.80 A$
(2.20 $)
     +7.12 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.06 A$
(1.62 $)
2.91 A$
(2.28 $)
     +40.92 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$
(11.77 $)
19.11 A$
(15.00 $)
     +27.43 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.68 A$
(4.46 $)
3.23 A$
(2.54 $)
     -43.13 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 6.26 A$
(4.91 $)
3.50 A$
(2.75 $)
     -44.04 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 25.00 A$
(19.62 $)
16.57 A$
(13.00 $)
     -33.74 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.10 A$
(3.22 $)
3.50 A$
(2.75 $)
     -14.53 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 145.00 A$
(113.79 $)
154.19 A$
(121.00 $)
     +6.34 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.20 A$
(3.30 $)
3.19 A$
(2.50 $)
     -24.15 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.98 A$
(2.34 $)
3.26 A$
(2.56 $)
     +9.52 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 34.14 A$
(26.79 $)
38.23 A$
(30.00 $)
     +11.98 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.98 A$
(3.91 $)
3.37 A$
(2.65 $)
     -32.27 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 A$
(19,618.74 $)
29,308.72 A$
(23,000.00 $)
     +17.23 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,572.04 A$
(18,498.14 $)
25,409.21 A$
(19,939.87 $)
     +7.79 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 208.97 A$
(163.99 $)
161.15 A$
(126.46 $)
     -22.88 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.18 A$
(0.14 $)
0.14 A$
(0.11 $)
     -26.56 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 71.53 A$
(56.13 $)
73.81 A$
(57.93 $)
     +3.19 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 69.24 A$
(54.34 $)
92.73 A$
(72.77 $)
     +33.92 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 21.19 A$
(16.63 $)
58.19 A$
(45.67 $)
     +174.66 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 20.00 A$
(15.69 $)
19.11 A$
(15.00 $)
     -4.43 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,266.25 A$
(993.69 $)
2,204.53 A$
(1,730.00 $)
     +74.10 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 22,375.00 A$
(17,558.77 $)
34,972.24 A$
(27,444.44 $)
     +56.30 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 100.27 A$
(78.69 $)
67.45 A$
(52.93 $)
     -32.73 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 66.23 A$
(51.98 $)
53.71 A$
(42.15 $)
     -18.91 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 135.81 A$
(106.58 $)
112.25 A$
(88.08 $)
     -17.35 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 154.79 A$
(121.47 $)
145.13 A$
(113.89 $)
     -6.24 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,725.93 A$
(1,354.42 $)
3,887.68 A$
(3,050.86 $)
     +125.25 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,271.34 A$
(997.68 $)
2,366.25 A$
(1,856.92 $)
     +86.12 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,100.93 A$
(2,433.45 $)
7,489.58 A$
(5,877.45 $)
     +141.53 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,928.66 A$
(1,513.51 $)
4,269.94 A$
(3,350.83 $)
     +121.39 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 778.06 A$
(610.58 $)
1,525.96 A$
(1,197.49 $)
     +96.12 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 607.89 A$
(477.04 $)
839.94 A$
(659.14 $)
     +38.17 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,255.09 A$
(3,339.18 $)
6,056.67 A$
(4,752.97 $)
     +42.34 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.37 3.80      -13.13 %
Last update: October 2017October 2017
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