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Cost of Living Comparison Between Wellington and Chicago, IL Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Chicago, IL are 6.94% higher than in Wellington
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Chicago, IL are 22.09% higher than in Wellington
Rent Prices in Chicago, IL are 55.46% higher than in Wellington
Restaurant Prices in Chicago, IL are 22.45% higher than in Wellington
Groceries Prices in Chicago, IL are 9.86% higher than in Wellington
Local Purchasing Power in Chicago, IL is 0.18% lower than in Wellington
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 NZ$
(10.26 $)
21.94 NZ$
(15.00 $)
     +46.23 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 75.00 NZ$
(51.29 $)
87.74 NZ$
(60.00 $)
     +16.99 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 NZ$
(6.84 $)
10.24 NZ$
(7.00 $)
     +2.36 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.75 NZ$
(5.98 $)
7.31 NZ$
(5.00 $)
     -16.44 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 9.25 NZ$
(6.33 $)
10.24 NZ$
(7.00 $)
     +10.66 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.40 NZ$
(3.01 $)
5.67 NZ$
(3.87 $)
     +28.65 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.29 NZ$
(2.25 $)
2.78 NZ$
(1.90 $)
     -15.54 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.61 NZ$
(1.78 $)
2.40 NZ$
(1.64 $)
     -8.21 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 11.42 NZ$
(7.81 $)
4.45 NZ$
(3.04 $)
     -61.05 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.96 NZ$
(1.34 $)
3.24 NZ$
(2.21 $)
     +65.41 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.43 NZ$
(0.98 $)
2.80 NZ$
(1.92 $)
     +96.49 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.62 NZ$
(3.16 $)
2.96 NZ$
(2.02 $)
     -35.90 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.09 NZ$
(2.80 $)
8.89 NZ$
(6.08 $)
     +117.27 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 6.18 NZ$
(4.23 $)
6.74 NZ$
(4.61 $)
     +9.11 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.66 NZ$
(4.56 $)
7.24 NZ$
(4.95 $)
     +8.67 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.43 NZ$
(0.98 $)
2.63 NZ$
(1.80 $)
     +84.24 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.47 NZ$
(1.00 $)
1.05 NZ$
(0.72 $)
     -28.53 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.58 NZ$
(1.08 $)
2.54 NZ$
(1.74 $)
     +60.55 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.27 NZ$
(1.55 $)
2.09 NZ$
(1.43 $)
     -7.97 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.20 NZ$
(0.82 $)
1.28 NZ$
(0.88 $)
     +7.17 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.12 NZ$
(0.77 $)
1.34 NZ$
(0.91 $)
     +18.98 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.44 NZ$
(1.67 $)
2.08 NZ$
(1.42 $)
     -14.51 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.45 NZ$
(0.99 $)
2.78 NZ$
(1.90 $)
     +92.15 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 NZ$
(10.26 $)
20.47 NZ$
(14.00 $)
     +36.49 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 6.10 NZ$
(4.17 $)
2.31 NZ$
(1.58 $)
     -62.08 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 7.50 NZ$
(5.13 $)
2.72 NZ$
(1.86 $)
     -63.71 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 25.00 NZ$
(17.10 $)
17.55 NZ$
(12.00 $)
     -29.81 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 NZ$
(2.74 $)
3.29 NZ$
(2.25 $)
     -17.74 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 150.00 NZ$
(102.58 $)
146.23 NZ$
(100.00 $)
     -2.51 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 NZ$
(2.39 $)
4.75 NZ$
(3.25 $)
     +35.79 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.18 NZ$
(2.86 $)
3.29 NZ$
(2.25 $)
     -21.37 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 60.00 NZ$
(41.03 $)
35.83 NZ$
(24.50 $)
     -40.29 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.57 NZ$
(5.18 $)
4.02 NZ$
(2.75 $)
     -46.88 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 33,000.00 NZ$
(22,566.56 $)
32,171.50 NZ$
(22,000.00 $)
     -2.51 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 29,336.25 NZ$
(20,061.16 $)
30,510.91 NZ$
(20,864.43 $)
     +4.00 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 161.75 NZ$
(110.61 $)
182.94 NZ$
(125.10 $)
     +13.10 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.39 NZ$
(0.27 $)
0.20 NZ$
(0.14 $)
     -48.35 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 82.52 NZ$
(56.43 $)
82.00 NZ$
(56.08 $)
     -0.63 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 53.02 NZ$
(36.26 $)
69.93 NZ$
(47.82 $)
     +31.89 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.40 NZ$
(13.27 $)
38.96 NZ$
(26.64 $)
     +100.83 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 NZ$
(10.26 $)
18.64 NZ$
(12.75 $)
     +24.30 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 886.67 NZ$
(606.33 $)
1,428.22 NZ$
(976.67 $)
     +61.08 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 21,000.00 NZ$
(14,360.54 $)
22,770.74 NZ$
(15,571.43 $)
     +8.43 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 104.33 NZ$
(71.34 $)
71.25 NZ$
(48.72 $)
     -31.71 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 69.57 NZ$
(47.58 $)
54.16 NZ$
(37.03 $)
     -22.16 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 143.20 NZ$
(97.92 $)
113.12 NZ$
(77.35 $)
     -21.01 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 175.33 NZ$
(119.90 $)
140.42 NZ$
(96.03 $)
     -19.91 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,649.97 NZ$
(1,128.31 $)
2,601.08 NZ$
(1,778.71 $)
     +57.64 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,120.84 NZ$
(766.47 $)
1,645.20 NZ$
(1,125.05 $)
     +46.78 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,756.14 NZ$
(1,884.75 $)
4,687.16 NZ$
(3,205.24 $)
     +70.06 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,126.40 NZ$
(1,454.11 $)
2,964.40 NZ$
(2,027.16 $)
     +39.41 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 528.05 NZ$
(361.10 $)
426.83 NZ$
(291.88 $)
     -19.17 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 382.35 NZ$
(261.47 $)
243.94 NZ$
(166.81 $)
     -36.20 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,943.20 NZ$
(3,380.33 $)
6,024.25 NZ$
(4,119.60 $)
     +21.87 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, Fixed-Rate 4.89 3.91      -20.04 %
Last update: November 2017November 2017
Contributors:161384
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: NZD