Cost of Living Comparison Between Helsinki and Salzburg 

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Consumer Prices in Salzburg are 8.60% lower than in Helsinki (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Salzburg are 11.84% lower than in Helsinki
Rent Prices in Salzburg are 19.10% lower than in Helsinki
Restaurant Prices in Salzburg are 18.19% lower than in Helsinki
Groceries Prices in Salzburg are 3.67% lower than in Helsinki
Local Purchasing Power in Salzburg is 3.93% lower than in Helsinki
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Restaurants
Helsinki Edit Salzburg Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 € 12.00 €      0.00 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 € 55.00 €      -31.25 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 € 7.95 €      -0.62 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 € 3.65 €      -39.17 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.00 € 3.95 €      -43.57 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.92 € 3.13 €      -20.16 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.65 € 2.87 €      +8.09 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.78 € 2.35 €      +32.13 %
Markets
Helsinki Edit Salzburg Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.85 € 4.04 €      +4.89 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.04 € 1.81 €      -11.36 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.97 € 0.96 €      -1.29 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.35 € 3.36 €      +42.75 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.49 € 6.73 €      +92.91 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.94 € 4.13 €      -16.42 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.97 € 6.97 €      +0.02 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.12 € 1.13 €      +1.52 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.74 € 0.72 €      -3.42 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.04 € 1.28 €      +22.67 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.47 € 1.10 €      -25.40 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.52 € 0.79 €      +53.83 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.66 € 0.68 €      +3.23 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.73 € 1.22 €      -29.41 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.60 € 0.65 €      -59.57 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 € 5.95 €      -50.42 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.64 € 0.94 €      -64.34 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.88 € 1.42 €      -50.73 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 9.00 € 5.70 €      -36.67 %
Transportation
Helsinki Edit Salzburg Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.80 € 2.35 €      -16.07 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 60.00 € 55.00 €      -8.33 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.90 € 3.40 €      -42.37 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.93 € 3.12 €      +61.67 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 48.70 € 22.80 €      -53.18 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.12 € 4.68 €      -23.49 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,354.00 € 23,460.00 €      -10.98 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,642.67 € 19,390.00 €      -27.22 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Helsinki Edit Salzburg Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 100.79 € 163.80 €      +62.52 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.08 € 0.08 €      +6.04 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 22.91 € 33.61 €      +46.71 %
Sports And Leisure
Helsinki Edit Salzburg Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 41.06 € 30.88 €      -24.81 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 27.95 € 20.00 €      -28.45 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 € 10.00 €      -33.33 %
Childcare
Helsinki Edit Salzburg Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 316.31 € 343.00 €      +8.44 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 5,200.00 € 12,500.00 €      +140.38 %
Clothing And Shoes
Helsinki Edit Salzburg Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 86.55 € 65.00 €      -24.89 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.46 € 31.83 €      -12.69 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 79.41 € 85.00 €      +7.04 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 124.96 € 115.67 €      -7.44 %
Rent Per Month
Helsinki Edit Salzburg Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,014.55 € 762.22 €      -24.87 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 787.10 € 592.50 €      -24.72 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,070.69 € 1,656.25 €      -20.01 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,412.07 € 1,264.29 €      -10.47 %
Buy Apartment Price
Helsinki Edit Salzburg Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 819.88 € 644.12 €      -21.44 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 443.37 € 459.87 €      +3.72 %
Salaries And Financing
Helsinki Edit Salzburg Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,512.75 € 2,128.05 €      -15.31 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.18 1.87      +58.90 %
Last update: December 2021November 2021
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