NUMBEO

Cost of Living Comparison Between Berlin and San Francisco, CA 

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in San Francisco, CA are 41.62% higher than in Berlin
Consumer Prices Including Rent in San Francisco, CA are 109.09% higher than in Berlin
Rent Prices in San Francisco, CA are 255.56% higher than in Berlin
Restaurant Prices in San Francisco, CA are 71.99% higher than in Berlin
Groceries Prices in San Francisco, CA are 73.33% higher than in Berlin
Local Purchasing Power in San Francisco, CA is 36.88% higher than in Berlin
Currency: Sticky Currency      Switch to metric measurement units
  BerlinSan Francisco, CADifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 8.50 €
(9.43 $)
16.22 €
(18.00 $)
     +90.82 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 40.00 €
(44.39 $)
72.09 €
(80.00 $)
     +80.22 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.50 €
(8.32 $)
9.01 €
(10.00 $)
     +20.14 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.50 €
(3.88 $)
6.31 €
(7.00 $)
     +80.22 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.20 €
(3.55 $)
7.21 €
(8.00 $)
     +125.27 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.74 €
(3.04 $)
4.09 €
(4.54 $)
     +49.43 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.01 €
(2.23 $)
2.25 €
(2.50 $)
     +12.15 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.71 €
(1.90 $)
1.73 €
(1.92 $)
     +0.91 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.07 €
(3.41 $)
3.71 €
(4.12 $)
     +20.96 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.22 €
(1.35 $)
2.83 €
(3.14 $)
     +131.86 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.80 €
(0.89 $)
1.98 €
(2.19 $)
     +147.41 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.92 €
(2.13 $)
2.86 €
(3.17 $)
     +49.30 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.69 €
(4.09 $)
7.06 €
(7.83 $)
     +91.49 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.15 €
(3.50 $)
5.37 €
(5.96 $)
     +70.34 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.26 €
(5.83 $)
6.19 €
(6.87 $)
     +17.82 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.99 €
(1.09 $)
1.99 €
(2.21 $)
     +101.87 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.65 €
(0.72 $)
0.85 €
(0.94 $)
     +31.60 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.01 €
(1.12 $)
1.46 €
(1.62 $)
     +43.99 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.01 €
(1.12 $)
2.05 €
(2.28 $)
     +103.39 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.68 €
(0.75 $)
1.70 €
(1.88 $)
     +150.93 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.63 €
(0.70 $)
1.22 €
(1.35 $)
     +93.49 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.13 €
(1.26 $)
1.22 €
(1.36 $)
     +7.97 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.52 €
(0.57 $)
1.75 €
(1.94 $)
     +239.99 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 5.00 €
(5.55 $)
13.52 €
(15.00 $)
     +170.33 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.86 €
(0.96 $)
2.05 €
(2.28 $)
     +137.36 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.32 €
(1.46 $)
1.98 €
(2.20 $)
     +50.44 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 6.40 €
(7.10 $)
10.81 €
(12.00 $)
     +68.95 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.80 €
(3.11 $)
2.48 €
(2.75 $)
     -11.50 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 81.00 €
(89.89 $)
72.99 €
(81.00 $)
     -9.89 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.90 €
(4.33 $)
3.15 €
(3.50 $)
     -19.13 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.22 €
(3.57 $)
3.04 €
(3.38 $)
     -5.52 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 €
(33.29 $)
29.74 €
(33.00 $)
     -0.88 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.44 €
(6.04 $)
3.60 €
(3.99 $)
     -33.86 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,520.00 €
(21,662.77 $)
19,823.87 €
(22,000.00 $)
     +1.56 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,749.00 €
(21,916.91 $)
20,236.12 €
(22,457.50 $)
     +2.47 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 229.54 €
(254.74 $)
128.10 €
(142.16 $)
     -44.19 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.10 €
(0.11 $)
0.09 €
(0.10 $)
     -2.56 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 29.18 €
(32.38 $)
60.31 €
(66.94 $)
     +106.73 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 26.26 €
(29.14 $)
77.10 €
(85.56 $)
     +193.60 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.99 €
(21.08 $)
16.86 €
(18.71 $)
     -11.21 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 €
(11.10 $)
13.52 €
(15.00 $)
     +35.16 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 177.88 €
(197.40 $)
1,965.03 €
(2,180.74 $)
     +1,004.72 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 6,829.05 €
(7,578.69 $)
25,731.98 €
(28,556.67 $)
     +276.80 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 81.26 €
(90.18 $)
55.60 €
(61.70 $)
     -31.58 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 32.18 €
(35.72 $)
38.50 €
(42.73 $)
     +19.64 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 82.28 €
(91.31 $)
77.64 €
(86.17 $)
     -5.64 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 104.72 €
(116.22 $)
135.14 €
(149.97 $)
     +29.04 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 890.26 €
(987.99 $)
3,146.81 €
(3,492.25 $)
     +253.47 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 649.76 €
(721.08 $)
2,539.96 €
(2,818.78 $)
     +290.91 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,663.33 €
(1,845.92 $)
5,686.05 €
(6,310.23 $)
     +241.85 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,209.08 €
(1,341.81 $)
4,316.09 €
(4,789.88 $)
     +256.97 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 556.49 €
(617.58 $)
1,088.99 €
(1,208.54 $)
     +95.69 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 356.51 €
(395.65 $)
806.76 €
(895.32 $)
     +126.29 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,277.48 €
(2,527.48 $)
6,517.99 €
(7,233.49 $)
     +186.19 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.85 4.18      +126.33 %
Last update: January 2020January 2020
Contributors:636392
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: EUR