Cost of Living Comparison Between Paris and San Francisco, CA 

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Consumer Prices in San Francisco, CA are 28.98% higher than in Paris (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in San Francisco, CA are 58.97% higher than in Paris
Rent Prices in San Francisco, CA are 116.36% higher than in Paris
Restaurant Prices in San Francisco, CA are 27.21% higher than in Paris
Groceries Prices in San Francisco, CA are 38.19% higher than in Paris
Local Purchasing Power in San Francisco, CA is 87.14% higher than in Paris
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Restaurants
Paris Edit San Francisco, CA Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 €
(15.83 $)
18.95 €
(20.00 $)
     +26.31 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 €
(63.34 $)
85.26 €
(90.00 $)
     +42.10 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 €
(10.56 $)
10.42 €
(11.00 $)
     +4.21 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 €
(6.33 $)
6.63 €
(7.00 $)
     +10.52 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.00 €
(6.33 $)
7.58 €
(8.00 $)
     +26.31 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.80 €
(4.02 $)
4.87 €
(5.14 $)
     +27.95 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.09 €
(3.26 $)
2.73 €
(2.88 $)
     -11.66 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.16 €
(2.28 $)
2.22 €
(2.34 $)
     +2.39 %
Markets
Paris Edit San Francisco, CA Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.40 €
(4.64 $)
5.12 €
(5.40 $)
     +16.42 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.84 €
(1.94 $)
3.52 €
(3.72 $)
     +91.33 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.94 €
(0.99 $)
2.22 €
(2.34 $)
     +136.94 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.70 €
(3.90 $)
4.82 €
(5.08 $)
     +30.20 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.15 €
(7.55 $)
7.66 €
(8.09 $)
     +7.17 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.50 €
(5.80 $)
6.32 €
(6.67 $)
     +14.98 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 9.18 €
(9.69 $)
7.45 €
(7.87 $)
     -18.82 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.17 €
(1.24 $)
2.88 €
(3.04 $)
     +145.15 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.85 €
(0.90 $)
1.30 €
(1.38 $)
     +52.97 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.11 €
(1.17 $)
2.31 €
(2.44 $)
     +107.95 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.53 €
(1.61 $)
3.08 €
(3.25 $)
     +101.67 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.93 €
(0.98 $)
1.71 €
(1.81 $)
     +83.91 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.87 €
(0.91 $)
1.51 €
(1.60 $)
     +74.48 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.36 €
(1.44 $)
2.23 €
(2.36 $)
     +64.01 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.86 €
(0.90 $)
2.15 €
(2.27 $)
     +150.90 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 €
(8.44 $)
14.21 €
(15.00 $)
     +77.62 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.94 €
(2.04 $)
3.02 €
(3.19 $)
     +56.03 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.56 €
(2.70 $)
3.67 €
(3.88 $)
     +43.39 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.50 €
(11.08 $)
11.37 €
(12.00 $)
     +8.27 %
Transportation
Paris Edit San Francisco, CA Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.90 €
(2.01 $)
2.82 €
(2.98 $)
     +48.33 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 75.00 €
(79.17 $)
83.36 €
(88.00 $)
     +11.15 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 €
(5.28 $)
3.79 €
(4.00 $)
     -24.21 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.66 €
(2.80 $)
2.61 €
(2.76 $)
     -1.57 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 45.00 €
(47.50 $)
31.26 €
(33.00 $)
     -30.53 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.63 €
(8.05 $)
5.68 €
(6.00 $)
     -25.51 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,000.00 €
(23,223.19 $)
25,577.88 €
(27,000.00 $)
     +16.26 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,750.00 €
(28,237.29 $)
20,164.71 €
(21,285.86 $)
     -24.62 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Paris Edit San Francisco, CA Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 183.46 €
(193.66 $)
207.80 €
(219.36 $)
     +13.27 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.16 €
(0.17 $)
0.15 €
(0.16 $)
     -2.56 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 30.71 €
(32.42 $)
61.10 €
(64.50 $)
     +98.96 %
Sports And Leisure
Paris Edit San Francisco, CA Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 36.54 €
(38.58 $)
94.73 €
(100.00 $)
     +159.22 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 13.04 €
(13.77 $)
16.58 €
(17.50 $)
     +27.12 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 €
(12.67 $)
14.21 €
(15.00 $)
     +18.42 %
Childcare
Paris Edit San Francisco, CA Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 779.63 €
(822.98 $)
2,437.40 €
(2,572.92 $)
     +212.64 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 11,857.14 €
(12,516.39 $)
33,342.19 €
(35,196.00 $)
     +181.20 %
Clothing And Shoes
Paris Edit San Francisco, CA Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 98.76 €
(104.25 $)
54.60 €
(57.63 $)
     -44.72 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 39.37 €
(41.56 $)
42.72 €
(45.10 $)
     +8.51 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 89.22 €
(94.18 $)
76.01 €
(80.23 $)
     -14.81 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 131.20 €
(138.49 $)
107.40 €
(113.37 $)
     -18.14 %
Rent Per Month
Paris Edit San Francisco, CA Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,262.95 €
(1,333.17 $)
2,993.52 €
(3,159.96 $)
     +137.03 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 928.11 €
(979.71 $)
2,448.64 €
(2,584.78 $)
     +163.83 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,709.22 €
(2,859.85 $)
5,174.09 €
(5,461.76 $)
     +90.98 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,845.38 €
(1,947.99 $)
3,978.78 €
(4,200.00 $)
     +115.61 %
Buy Apartment Price
Paris Edit San Francisco, CA Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,138.28 €
(1,201.57 $)
1,012.77 €
(1,069.08 $)
     -11.03 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 850.15 €
(897.42 $)
844.67 €
(891.63 $)
     -0.65 %
Salaries And Financing
Paris Edit San Francisco, CA Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,621.93 €
(2,767.71 $)
7,800.21 €
(8,233.89 $)
     +197.50 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.41 5.24      +270.25 %
Last update: June 2022June 2022
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