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Cost of Living Comparison Between Wellington and Chicago, IL Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Chicago, IL are 0.48% higher than in Wellington
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Chicago, IL are 14.12% higher than in Wellington
Rent Prices in Chicago, IL are 43.05% higher than in Wellington
Restaurant Prices in Chicago, IL are 9.14% higher than in Wellington
Groceries Prices in Chicago, IL are 2.30% higher than in Wellington
Local Purchasing Power in Chicago, IL is 8.76% higher than in Wellington
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 NZ$
(10.84 $)
19.04 NZ$
(13.75 $)
     +26.90 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 NZ$
(57.79 $)
83.06 NZ$
(60.00 $)
     +3.83 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.97 NZ$
(7.92 $)
9.69 NZ$
(7.00 $)
     -11.67 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.50 NZ$
(6.14 $)
6.92 NZ$
(5.00 $)
     -18.57 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 9.75 NZ$
(7.04 $)
9.00 NZ$
(6.50 $)
     -7.71 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.38 NZ$
(3.17 $)
5.68 NZ$
(4.10 $)
     +29.58 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.37 NZ$
(2.43 $)
2.71 NZ$
(1.96 $)
     -19.42 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.45 NZ$
(1.77 $)
2.39 NZ$
(1.73 $)
     -2.41 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 11.49 NZ$
(8.30 $)
3.92 NZ$
(2.84 $)
     -65.83 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.28 NZ$
(1.65 $)
3.13 NZ$
(2.26 $)
     +37.24 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.39 NZ$
(1.01 $)
2.68 NZ$
(1.93 $)
     +92.27 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.60 NZ$
(3.33 $)
2.79 NZ$
(2.02 $)
     -39.40 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.17 NZ$
(3.01 $)
7.18 NZ$
(5.19 $)
     +72.31 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 6.05 NZ$
(4.37 $)
6.70 NZ$
(4.84 $)
     +10.89 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.46 NZ$
(4.67 $)
7.45 NZ$
(5.38 $)
     +15.37 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.47 NZ$
(1.06 $)
2.58 NZ$
(1.87 $)
     +75.29 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.48 NZ$
(1.07 $)
1.16 NZ$
(0.84 $)
     -21.04 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.66 NZ$
(1.20 $)
2.31 NZ$
(1.67 $)
     +38.68 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.30 NZ$
(1.66 $)
1.92 NZ$
(1.39 $)
     -16.43 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.30 NZ$
(0.94 $)
1.25 NZ$
(0.90 $)
     -4.09 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.17 NZ$
(0.84 $)
1.29 NZ$
(0.93 $)
     +10.83 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.43 NZ$
(1.75 $)
1.94 NZ$
(1.40 $)
     -20.03 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.95 NZ$
(1.41 $)
2.62 NZ$
(1.90 $)
     +34.64 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 NZ$
(10.84 $)
18.00 NZ$
(13.00 $)
     +19.98 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 6.40 NZ$
(4.62 $)
2.75 NZ$
(1.99 $)
     -56.94 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 8.22 NZ$
(5.93 $)
3.03 NZ$
(2.19 $)
     -63.06 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 25.00 NZ$
(18.06 $)
16.61 NZ$
(12.00 $)
     -33.55 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 5.00 NZ$
(3.61 $)
3.46 NZ$
(2.50 $)
     -30.78 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 150.00 NZ$
(108.35 $)
138.44 NZ$
(100.00 $)
     -7.71 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 NZ$
(2.53 $)
4.50 NZ$
(3.25 $)
     +28.55 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.18 NZ$
(3.02 $)
3.11 NZ$
(2.25 $)
     -25.56 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 60.00 NZ$
(43.34 $)
33.23 NZ$
(24.00 $)
     -44.62 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.79 NZ$
(5.62 $)
4.02 NZ$
(2.90 $)
     -48.38 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 33,990.00 NZ$
(24,552.42 $)
30,456.47 NZ$
(22,000.00 $)
     -10.40 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 29,515.45 NZ$
(21,320.26 $)
27,979.32 NZ$
(20,210.65 $)
     -5.20 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 153.83 NZ$
(111.11 $)
166.05 NZ$
(119.95 $)
     +7.95 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.38 NZ$
(0.28 $)
0.19 NZ$
(0.14 $)
     -50.54 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 82.05 NZ$
(59.27 $)
85.35 NZ$
(61.65 $)
     +4.01 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 49.23 NZ$
(35.56 $)
65.53 NZ$
(47.34 $)
     +33.12 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 14.50 NZ$
(10.47 $)
40.55 NZ$
(29.29 $)
     +179.69 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.00 NZ$
(10.11 $)
17.30 NZ$
(12.50 $)
     +23.61 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 988.89 NZ$
(714.32 $)
1,195.95 NZ$
(863.89 $)
     +20.94 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 20,000.00 NZ$
(14,446.85 $)
22,565.48 NZ$
(16,300.00 $)
     +12.83 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 108.00 NZ$
(78.01 $)
67.95 NZ$
(49.09 $)
     -37.08 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 60.83 NZ$
(43.94 $)
56.17 NZ$
(40.57 $)
     -7.67 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 137.53 NZ$
(99.34 $)
110.36 NZ$
(79.71 $)
     -19.76 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 151.33 NZ$
(109.31 $)
147.14 NZ$
(106.28 $)
     -2.77 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,699.97 NZ$
(1,227.96 $)
2,500.07 NZ$
(1,805.91 $)
     +47.07 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,284.07 NZ$
(927.54 $)
1,570.66 NZ$
(1,134.56 $)
     +22.32 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,697.98 NZ$
(1,948.87 $)
4,573.04 NZ$
(3,303.30 $)
     +69.50 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,342.93 NZ$
(1,692.40 $)
2,836.22 NZ$
(2,048.72 $)
     +21.05 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 554.13 NZ$
(400.27 $)
425.47 NZ$
(307.33 $)
     -23.22 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 394.10 NZ$
(284.68 $)
243.49 NZ$
(175.89 $)
     -38.22 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,119.69 NZ$
(2,975.82 $)
5,113.54 NZ$
(3,693.73 $)
     +24.12 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.99 4.05      -18.78 %
Last update: April 2018April 2018
Contributors:146394
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: NZD