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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 21.93% higher than in Melbourne
Consumer Prices Including Rent in New York, NY are 59.43% higher than in Melbourne
Rent Prices in New York, NY are 134.76% higher than in Melbourne
Restaurant Prices in New York, NY are 31.92% higher than in Melbourne
Groceries Prices in New York, NY are 23.11% higher than in Melbourne
Local Purchasing Power in New York, NY is 16.36% lower than in Melbourne
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 A$
(11.16 $)
24.20 A$
(18.00 $)
     +61.35 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 82.00 A$
(60.99 $)
100.84 A$
(75.00 $)
     +22.98 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 A$
(7.44 $)
10.76 A$
(8.00 $)
     +7.56 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 A$
(5.95 $)
8.07 A$
(6.00 $)
     +0.84 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 8.00 A$
(5.95 $)
9.41 A$
(7.00 $)
     +17.65 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.94 A$
(2.93 $)
5.62 A$
(4.18 $)
     +42.65 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.28 A$
(2.44 $)
2.63 A$
(1.95 $)
     -19.95 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.69 A$
(2.00 $)
2.16 A$
(1.61 $)
     -19.67 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.93 A$
(3.67 $)
5.13 A$
(3.82 $)
     +4.11 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.31 A$
(1.72 $)
4.27 A$
(3.18 $)
     +85.02 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.21 A$
(0.90 $)
3.57 A$
(2.65 $)
     +195.36 %
Eggs (12) 4.91 A$
(3.65 $)
4.45 A$
(3.31 $)
     -9.36 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.84 A$
(3.60 $)
7.30 A$
(5.43 $)
     +50.79 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.68 A$
(3.48 $)
6.58 A$
(4.89 $)
     +40.55 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.32 A$
(5.44 $)
8.18 A$
(6.08 $)
     +11.74 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.78 A$
(1.33 $)
3.12 A$
(2.32 $)
     +74.82 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.35 A$
(1.00 $)
1.41 A$
(1.05 $)
     +4.63 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.64 A$
(1.22 $)
3.04 A$
(2.26 $)
     +85.49 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.17 A$
(1.62 $)
2.84 A$
(2.11 $)
     +30.80 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.46 A$
(1.08 $)
1.88 A$
(1.40 $)
     +29.16 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.20 A$
(0.89 $)
1.79 A$
(1.33 $)
     +49.44 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.75 A$
(2.04 $)
2.81 A$
(2.09 $)
     +2.21 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.54 A$
(1.89 $)
3.08 A$
(2.29 $)
     +21.26 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$
(11.16 $)
20.17 A$
(15.00 $)
     +34.45 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.57 A$
(4.14 $)
3.41 A$
(2.54 $)
     -38.73 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 5.58 A$
(4.15 $)
3.31 A$
(2.46 $)
     -40.76 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 25.00 A$
(18.59 $)
17.48 A$
(13.00 $)
     -30.08 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$
(2.97 $)
3.70 A$
(2.75 $)
     -7.56 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 140.40 A$
(104.42 $)
156.64 A$
(116.50 $)
     +11.57 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.20 A$
(3.12 $)
3.36 A$
(2.50 $)
     -19.97 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.66 A$
(1.97 $)
3.36 A$
(2.50 $)
     +26.59 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 34.20 A$
(25.44 $)
40.34 A$
(30.00 $)
     +17.94 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.77 A$
(3.55 $)
3.47 A$
(2.58 $)
     -27.21 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 A$
(18,593.65 $)
30,924.53 A$
(23,000.00 $)
     +23.70 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,021.69 A$
(17,122.29 $)
26,797.61 A$
(19,930.62 $)
     +16.40 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 178.92 A$
(133.07 $)
168.21 A$
(125.11 $)
     -5.98 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.19 A$
(0.14 $)
0.14 A$
(0.11 $)
     -25.75 %
Internet (60 Mbps or more, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 69.42 A$
(51.63 $)
79.97 A$
(59.47 $)
     +15.19 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 69.42 A$
(51.63 $)
103.98 A$
(77.34 $)
     +49.78 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.00 A$
(14.87 $)
58.64 A$
(43.61 $)
     +193.19 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 20.00 A$
(14.87 $)
20.17 A$
(15.00 $)
     +0.84 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,030.00 A$
(766.06 $)
2,547.17 A$
(1,894.44 $)
     +147.30 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 22,833.33 A$
(16,982.20 $)
33,165.44 A$
(24,666.67 $)
     +45.25 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 99.05 A$
(73.67 $)
71.64 A$
(53.29 $)
     -27.67 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 66.53 A$
(49.48 $)
57.79 A$
(42.98 $)
     -13.14 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 134.07 A$
(99.71 $)
116.44 A$
(86.60 $)
     -13.15 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 147.57 A$
(109.76 $)
160.80 A$
(119.60 $)
     +8.97 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,741.33 A$
(1,295.11 $)
4,025.19 A$
(2,993.72 $)
     +131.16 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,295.93 A$
(963.84 $)
2,565.75 A$
(1,908.27 $)
     +97.99 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,069.31 A$
(2,282.79 $)
7,994.69 A$
(5,946.02 $)
     +160.47 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,033.27 A$
(1,512.24 $)
4,523.43 A$
(3,364.29 $)
     +122.47 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 773.08 A$
(574.97 $)
1,485.28 A$
(1,104.67 $)
     +92.12 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 608.51 A$
(452.58 $)
842.08 A$
(626.29 $)
     +38.38 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,407.55 A$
(3,278.09 $)
5,876.92 A$
(4,370.93 $)
     +33.34 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.30 3.85      -10.63 %
Last update: May 2017May 2017
Contributors:430539
Data from past:12 months12 months
Currency: AUD