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Cost of Living Comparison Between Wellington and Chicago, IL Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Chicago, IL are 0.89% higher than in Wellington
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Chicago, IL are 12.12% higher than in Wellington
Rent Prices in Chicago, IL are 35.64% higher than in Wellington
Restaurant Prices in Chicago, IL are 8.27% higher than in Wellington
Groceries Prices in Chicago, IL are 5.48% higher than in Wellington
Local Purchasing Power in Chicago, IL is 5.80% higher than in Wellington
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 NZ$
(11.01 $)
18.39 NZ$
(13.50 $)
     +22.60 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 NZ$
(58.73 $)
81.74 NZ$
(60.00 $)
     +2.17 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 NZ$
(7.34 $)
9.54 NZ$
(7.00 $)
     -4.64 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.50 NZ$
(6.24 $)
6.81 NZ$
(5.00 $)
     -19.87 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 9.00 NZ$
(6.61 $)
9.54 NZ$
(7.00 $)
     +5.95 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.40 NZ$
(3.23 $)
5.50 NZ$
(4.03 $)
     +24.79 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.31 NZ$
(2.43 $)
2.64 NZ$
(1.94 $)
     -20.16 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.50 NZ$
(1.84 $)
2.40 NZ$
(1.76 $)
     -4.06 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 11.54 NZ$
(8.47 $)
4.17 NZ$
(3.06 $)
     -63.86 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.31 NZ$
(1.69 $)
2.93 NZ$
(2.15 $)
     +27.02 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.38 NZ$
(1.02 $)
2.57 NZ$
(1.89 $)
     +85.89 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.51 NZ$
(3.31 $)
2.68 NZ$
(1.96 $)
     -40.64 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.17 NZ$
(3.06 $)
8.61 NZ$
(6.32 $)
     +106.70 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 5.87 NZ$
(4.31 $)
6.29 NZ$
(4.61 $)
     +7.05 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.35 NZ$
(4.66 $)
7.15 NZ$
(5.25 $)
     +12.53 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.47 NZ$
(1.08 $)
2.76 NZ$
(2.02 $)
     +87.34 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.45 NZ$
(1.07 $)
1.13 NZ$
(0.83 $)
     -22.51 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.65 NZ$
(1.21 $)
2.38 NZ$
(1.75 $)
     +44.02 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.30 NZ$
(1.69 $)
2.03 NZ$
(1.49 $)
     -11.64 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.22 NZ$
(0.89 $)
1.28 NZ$
(0.94 $)
     +5.62 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.16 NZ$
(0.85 $)
1.35 NZ$
(0.99 $)
     +15.97 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.39 NZ$
(1.76 $)
2.17 NZ$
(1.59 $)
     -9.56 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.75 NZ$
(1.28 $)
2.67 NZ$
(1.96 $)
     +52.85 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 NZ$
(11.01 $)
20.43 NZ$
(15.00 $)
     +36.23 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 6.60 NZ$
(4.84 $)
2.48 NZ$
(1.82 $)
     -62.46 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 7.67 NZ$
(5.63 $)
2.82 NZ$
(2.07 $)
     -63.25 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 25.00 NZ$
(18.35 $)
16.35 NZ$
(12.00 $)
     -34.61 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 NZ$
(2.94 $)
3.07 NZ$
(2.25 $)
     -23.37 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 150.00 NZ$
(110.11 $)
136.23 NZ$
(100.00 $)
     -9.18 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 NZ$
(2.57 $)
4.43 NZ$
(3.25 $)
     +26.50 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.18 NZ$
(3.07 $)
3.20 NZ$
(2.35 $)
     -23.49 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 60.00 NZ$
(44.04 $)
33.38 NZ$
(24.50 $)
     -44.37 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.74 NZ$
(5.68 $)
3.88 NZ$
(2.85 $)
     -49.92 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 33,990.00 NZ$
(24,951.09 $)
29,969.83 NZ$
(22,000.00 $)
     -11.83 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 29,515.45 NZ$
(21,666.46 $)
27,902.00 NZ$
(20,482.07 $)
     -5.47 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 160.25 NZ$
(117.64 $)
168.81 NZ$
(123.92 $)
     +5.34 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.40 NZ$
(0.29 $)
0.20 NZ$
(0.15 $)
     -50.04 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 81.59 NZ$
(59.89 $)
84.34 NZ$
(61.91 $)
     +3.37 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 49.09 NZ$
(36.03 $)
64.35 NZ$
(47.23 $)
     +31.08 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15.33 NZ$
(11.26 $)
37.75 NZ$
(27.71 $)
     +146.22 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 NZ$
(11.01 $)
17.03 NZ$
(12.50 $)
     +13.52 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 946.67 NZ$
(694.92 $)
1,321.40 NZ$
(970.00 $)
     +39.58 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 20,000.00 NZ$
(14,681.43 $)
21,342.15 NZ$
(15,666.67 $)
     +6.71 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 108.33 NZ$
(79.52 $)
66.57 NZ$
(48.86 $)
     -38.55 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 65.00 NZ$
(47.71 $)
51.11 NZ$
(37.52 $)
     -21.37 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 140.57 NZ$
(103.19 $)
105.35 NZ$
(77.33 $)
     -25.06 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 160.71 NZ$
(117.98 $)
138.56 NZ$
(101.71 $)
     -13.78 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,756.95 NZ$
(1,289.73 $)
2,460.54 NZ$
(1,806.21 $)
     +40.05 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,261.06 NZ$
(925.71 $)
1,520.30 NZ$
(1,116.01 $)
     +20.56 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,823.16 NZ$
(2,072.40 $)
4,297.61 NZ$
(3,154.75 $)
     +52.23 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,225.44 NZ$
(1,633.63 $)
2,663.23 NZ$
(1,955.00 $)
     +19.67 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 507.68 NZ$
(372.67 $)
401.38 NZ$
(294.64 $)
     -20.94 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 364.14 NZ$
(267.30 $)
224.12 NZ$
(164.52 $)
     -38.45 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,184.80 NZ$
(3,071.94 $)
4,963.98 NZ$
(3,643.91 $)
     +18.62 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.91 3.94      -19.77 %
Last update: February 2018February 2018
Contributors:152395
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: NZD