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Cost of Living Comparison Between Wellington and Chicago, IL Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Chicago, IL are 1.63% lower than in Wellington
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Chicago, IL are 14.08% higher than in Wellington
Rent Prices in Chicago, IL are 50.77% higher than in Wellington
Restaurant Prices in Chicago, IL are 9.65% higher than in Wellington
Groceries Prices in Chicago, IL are 0.50% lower than in Wellington
Local Purchasing Power in Chicago, IL is 10.40% lower than in Wellington
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 16.00 NZ$
(11.90 $)
20.16 NZ$
(15.00 $)
     +26.03 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 NZ$
(59.51 $)
80.66 NZ$
(60.00 $)
     +0.82 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 NZ$
(7.44 $)
9.41 NZ$
(7.00 $)
     -5.90 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.75 NZ$
(6.51 $)
6.72 NZ$
(5.00 $)
     -23.18 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 8.50 NZ$
(6.32 $)
8.74 NZ$
(6.50 $)
     +2.80 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.36 NZ$
(3.25 $)
5.31 NZ$
(3.95 $)
     +21.68 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.07 NZ$
(2.29 $)
2.52 NZ$
(1.87 $)
     -18.13 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.62 NZ$
(1.95 $)
2.20 NZ$
(1.63 $)
     -16.30 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 10.99 NZ$
(8.18 $)
3.89 NZ$
(2.89 $)
     -64.65 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.08 NZ$
(1.55 $)
2.91 NZ$
(2.17 $)
     +40.17 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.42 NZ$
(1.06 $)
2.71 NZ$
(2.02 $)
     +91.30 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.65 NZ$
(3.46 $)
2.84 NZ$
(2.11 $)
     -38.93 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.99 NZ$
(2.97 $)
7.32 NZ$
(5.45 $)
     +83.36 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 6.10 NZ$
(4.54 $)
5.88 NZ$
(4.37 $)
     -3.66 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.14 NZ$
(5.31 $)
6.89 NZ$
(5.13 $)
     -3.56 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.37 NZ$
(1.02 $)
2.41 NZ$
(1.79 $)
     +75.50 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.45 NZ$
(1.08 $)
0.85 NZ$
(0.63 $)
     -41.56 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.64 NZ$
(1.22 $)
2.07 NZ$
(1.54 $)
     +26.36 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.34 NZ$
(1.74 $)
1.92 NZ$
(1.43 $)
     -17.87 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.14 NZ$
(0.85 $)
1.25 NZ$
(0.93 $)
     +10.09 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.18 NZ$
(0.88 $)
1.28 NZ$
(0.95 $)
     +8.32 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.48 NZ$
(1.85 $)
1.89 NZ$
(1.40 $)
     -23.96 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.60 NZ$
(1.19 $)
2.55 NZ$
(1.90 $)
     +59.48 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 14.50 NZ$
(10.79 $)
18.82 NZ$
(14.00 $)
     +29.79 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.56 NZ$
(4.13 $)
2.09 NZ$
(1.55 $)
     -62.40 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 6.88 NZ$
(5.11 $)
2.49 NZ$
(1.85 $)
     -63.75 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 25.00 NZ$
(18.60 $)
16.13 NZ$
(12.00 $)
     -35.47 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.64 NZ$
(2.71 $)
3.02 NZ$
(2.25 $)
     -16.90 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 145.00 NZ$
(107.86 $)
134.43 NZ$
(100.00 $)
     -7.29 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 NZ$
(2.60 $)
4.37 NZ$
(3.25 $)
     +24.83 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.35 NZ$
(3.23 $)
3.12 NZ$
(2.32 $)
     -28.23 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 60.00 NZ$
(44.63 $)
33.61 NZ$
(25.00 $)
     -43.99 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.46 NZ$
(5.55 $)
3.64 NZ$
(2.71 $)
     -51.18 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 33,000.00 NZ$
(24,548.06 $)
30,918.95 NZ$
(23,000.00 $)
     -6.31 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 30,075.56 NZ$
(22,372.62 $)
27,775.55 NZ$
(20,661.69 $)
     -7.65 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 163.89 NZ$
(121.91 $)
171.22 NZ$
(127.36 $)
     +4.47 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.39 NZ$
(0.29 $)
0.20 NZ$
(0.15 $)
     -49.23 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 85.25 NZ$
(63.42 $)
70.38 NZ$
(52.35 $)
     -17.44 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 50.05 NZ$
(37.23 $)
63.33 NZ$
(47.11 $)
     +26.54 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.40 NZ$
(12.94 $)
35.47 NZ$
(26.38 $)
     +103.84 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.50 NZ$
(10.79 $)
16.80 NZ$
(12.50 $)
     +15.89 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 840.00 NZ$
(624.86 $)
1,314.43 NZ$
(977.78 $)
     +56.48 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 21,000.00 NZ$
(15,621.49 $)
21,508.83 NZ$
(16,000.00 $)
     +2.42 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 106.06 NZ$
(78.89 $)
64.55 NZ$
(48.02 $)
     -39.14 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 71.36 NZ$
(53.08 $)
50.88 NZ$
(37.85 $)
     -28.70 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 143.13 NZ$
(106.47 $)
100.88 NZ$
(75.04 $)
     -29.52 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 160.67 NZ$
(119.52 $)
123.61 NZ$
(91.95 $)
     -23.06 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,438.89 NZ$
(1,070.36 $)
2,417.37 NZ$
(1,798.23 $)
     +68.00 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,083.09 NZ$
(805.69 $)
1,485.42 NZ$
(1,104.97 $)
     +37.15 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,658.12 NZ$
(1,977.32 $)
4,269.98 NZ$
(3,176.35 $)
     +60.64 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,054.55 NZ$
(1,528.34 $)
2,598.85 NZ$
(1,933.24 $)
     +26.49 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 537.53 NZ$
(399.86 $)
408.79 NZ$
(304.09 $)
     -23.95 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 366.87 NZ$
(272.91 $)
232.98 NZ$
(173.31 $)
     -36.50 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,953.30 NZ$
(3,684.67 $)
5,063.17 NZ$
(3,766.39 $)
     +2.22 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.94 3.87      -21.54 %
Last update: July 2017July 2017
Contributors:169382
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: NZD