Cost of Living Comparison Between Paris and San Francisco, CA 

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Consumer Prices in San Francisco, CA are 0.46% higher than in Paris (without rent)
Rent Prices in San Francisco, CA are 119.43% higher than in Paris
Restaurant Prices in San Francisco, CA are 1.47% higher than in Paris
Groceries Prices in San Francisco, CA are 4.74% higher than in Paris
Local Purchasing Power in San Francisco, CA is 106.92% higher than in Paris
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Restaurants
Paris[ Edit ] San Francisco, CA[ Edit ]Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 €
(17.81 $)
14.32 €
(17.00 $)
     -4.54 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 €
(71.24 $)
67.38 €
(80.00 $)
     +12.30 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 €
(10.69 $)
8.42 €
(10.00 $)
     -6.42 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.00 €
(8.31 $)
5.90 €
(7.00 $)
     -15.77 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.00 €
(7.12 $)
7.58 €
(9.00 $)
     +26.34 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.63 €
(4.31 $)
3.92 €
(4.66 $)
     +8.13 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.11 €
(3.69 $)
2.09 €
(2.48 $)
     -32.70 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.26 €
(2.68 $)
1.83 €
(2.17 $)
     -18.94 %
Markets
Paris[ Edit ] San Francisco, CA[ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.03 €
(4.79 $)
3.62 €
(4.30 $)
     -10.30 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.62 €
(1.93 $)
2.91 €
(3.45 $)
     +79.19 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.02 €
(1.21 $)
2.04 €
(2.42 $)
     +99.13 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.92 €
(4.66 $)
3.16 €
(3.75 $)
     -19.49 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.92 €
(9.40 $)
5.66 €
(6.72 $)
     -28.59 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.67 €
(6.74 $)
5.50 €
(6.53 $)
     -3.05 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 9.11 €
(10.81 $)
5.51 €
(6.54 $)
     -39.53 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.40 €
(1.67 $)
2.30 €
(2.73 $)
     +63.98 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.95 €
(1.13 $)
0.72 €
(0.85 $)
     -24.19 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.34 €
(1.59 $)
1.68 €
(1.99 $)
     +25.27 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.44 €
(1.70 $)
2.49 €
(2.96 $)
     +73.58 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.94 €
(1.12 $)
1.55 €
(1.85 $)
     +65.23 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.17 €
(1.39 $)
1.32 €
(1.57 $)
     +12.67 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.45 €
(1.72 $)
1.55 €
(1.84 $)
     +6.91 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.96 €
(1.15 $)
1.59 €
(1.89 $)
     +65.20 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.50 €
(8.90 $)
12.63 €
(15.00 $)
     +68.45 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.17 €
(2.58 $)
2.30 €
(2.72 $)
     +5.74 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.56 €
(3.05 $)
2.34 €
(2.78 $)
     -8.74 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.00 €
(11.87 $)
10.11 €
(12.00 $)
     +1.07 %
Transportation
Paris[ Edit ] San Francisco, CA[ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.90 €
(2.26 $)
2.53 €
(3.00 $)
     +32.99 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 75.00 €
(89.05 $)
69.91 €
(83.00 $)
     -6.79 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 €
(5.94 $)
2.95 €
(3.50 $)
     -41.04 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.41 €
(2.87 $)
2.53 €
(3.00 $)
     +4.67 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 40.52 €
(48.11 $)
27.79 €
(33.00 $)
     -31.41 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.87 €
(6.97 $)
3.20 €
(3.80 $)
     -45.47 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,000.00 €
(27,307.45 $)
19,380.43 €
(23,010.00 $)
     -15.74 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,603.85 €
(31,586.23 $)
18,298.20 €
(21,725.10 $)
     -31.22 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Paris[ Edit ] San Francisco, CA[ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 161.77 €
(192.07 $)
128.18 €
(152.19 $)
     -20.76 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.26 €
(0.31 $)
0.13 €
(0.15 $)
     -50.28 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 27.41 €
(32.54 $)
60.20 €
(71.48 $)
     +119.68 %
Sports And Leisure
Paris[ Edit ] San Francisco, CA[ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.56 €
(46.97 $)
73.73 €
(87.54 $)
     +86.37 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.68 €
(24.56 $)
15.16 €
(18.00 $)
     -26.70 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.00 €
(13.06 $)
12.63 €
(15.00 $)
     +14.85 %
Childcare
Paris[ Edit ] San Francisco, CA[ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 854.21 €
(1,014.18 $)
1,918.48 €
(2,277.78 $)
     +124.59 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 14,700.00 €
(17,453.02 $)
27,557.20 €
(32,718.13 $)
     +87.46 %
Clothing And Shoes
Paris[ Edit ] San Francisco, CA[ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 86.25 €
(102.41 $)
49.10 €
(58.30 $)
     -43.07 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.78 €
(43.66 $)
36.13 €
(42.90 $)
     -1.75 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 88.42 €
(104.98 $)
76.36 €
(90.66 $)
     -13.64 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 122.09 €
(144.95 $)
120.14 €
(142.64 $)
     -1.60 %
Rent Per Month
Paris[ Edit ] San Francisco, CA[ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,206.91 €
(1,432.94 $)
2,868.15 €
(3,405.30 $)
     +137.64 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 852.50 €
(1,012.16 $)
2,305.71 €
(2,737.52 $)
     +170.46 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,714.42 €
(3,222.78 $)
5,271.25 €
(6,258.45 $)
     +94.19 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,741.86 €
(2,068.08 $)
3,852.50 €
(4,574.00 $)
     +121.17 %
Buy Apartment Price
Paris[ Edit ] San Francisco, CA[ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,142.69 €
(1,356.69 $)
1,096.38 €
(1,301.71 $)
     -4.05 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 843.25 €
(1,001.18 $)
792.17 €
(940.52 $)
     -6.06 %
Salaries And Financing
Paris[ Edit ] San Francisco, CA[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,514.19 €
(2,985.05 $)
7,282.15 €
(8,645.95 $)
     +189.64 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.32 3.70      +180.26 %
Last update: November 2020November 2020
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