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Cost of Living Comparison Between Wellington and Chicago, IL Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Chicago, IL are 0.74% higher than in Wellington
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Chicago, IL are 15.28% higher than in Wellington
Rent Prices in Chicago, IL are 47.94% higher than in Wellington
Restaurant Prices in Chicago, IL are 13.01% higher than in Wellington
Groceries Prices in Chicago, IL are 3.85% higher than in Wellington
Local Purchasing Power in Chicago, IL is 11.53% lower than in Wellington
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 NZ$
(10.87 $)
20.69 NZ$
(15.00 $)
     +37.93 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 NZ$
(58.00 $)
82.76 NZ$
(60.00 $)
     +3.45 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 NZ$
(7.25 $)
9.66 NZ$
(7.00 $)
     -3.45 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 9.00 NZ$
(6.52 $)
6.90 NZ$
(5.00 $)
     -23.37 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 9.00 NZ$
(6.52 $)
9.66 NZ$
(7.00 $)
     +7.28 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.37 NZ$
(3.17 $)
5.46 NZ$
(3.96 $)
     +24.89 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.16 NZ$
(2.29 $)
2.61 NZ$
(1.89 $)
     -17.51 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.67 NZ$
(1.94 $)
2.29 NZ$
(1.66 $)
     -14.18 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 10.89 NZ$
(7.89 $)
4.11 NZ$
(2.98 $)
     -62.25 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.11 NZ$
(1.53 $)
3.08 NZ$
(2.23 $)
     +46.09 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.38 NZ$
(1.00 $)
2.74 NZ$
(1.99 $)
     +98.85 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.68 NZ$
(3.39 $)
2.96 NZ$
(2.14 $)
     -36.75 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.99 NZ$
(2.89 $)
7.90 NZ$
(5.73 $)
     +98.12 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 6.09 NZ$
(4.42 $)
6.48 NZ$
(4.70 $)
     +6.42 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.80 NZ$
(4.93 $)
6.94 NZ$
(5.03 $)
     +1.97 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.40 NZ$
(1.01 $)
2.53 NZ$
(1.84 $)
     +81.52 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.44 NZ$
(1.04 $)
0.95 NZ$
(0.69 $)
     -33.92 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.63 NZ$
(1.18 $)
2.26 NZ$
(1.64 $)
     +38.72 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.31 NZ$
(1.67 $)
2.07 NZ$
(1.50 $)
     -10.18 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.18 NZ$
(0.86 $)
1.28 NZ$
(0.93 $)
     +8.54 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.13 NZ$
(0.82 $)
1.31 NZ$
(0.95 $)
     +15.90 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.47 NZ$
(1.79 $)
1.96 NZ$
(1.42 $)
     -20.73 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.53 NZ$
(1.11 $)
2.71 NZ$
(1.97 $)
     +77.62 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 NZ$
(10.87 $)
20.00 NZ$
(14.50 $)
     +33.33 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.90 NZ$
(4.28 $)
2.14 NZ$
(1.55 $)
     -63.67 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 7.11 NZ$
(5.16 $)
2.56 NZ$
(1.85 $)
     -64.04 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 25.00 NZ$
(18.12 $)
16.55 NZ$
(12.00 $)
     -33.79 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 NZ$
(2.90 $)
3.10 NZ$
(2.25 $)
     -22.41 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 150.00 NZ$
(108.75 $)
137.93 NZ$
(100.00 $)
     -8.05 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 NZ$
(2.54 $)
4.48 NZ$
(3.25 $)
     +28.08 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.51 NZ$
(3.27 $)
3.10 NZ$
(2.25 $)
     -31.13 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 60.00 NZ$
(43.50 $)
34.48 NZ$
(25.00 $)
     -42.53 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.50 NZ$
(5.44 $)
3.77 NZ$
(2.74 $)
     -49.70 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 32,500.00 NZ$
(23,562.28 $)
31,724.43 NZ$
(23,000.00 $)
     -2.39 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 29,336.25 NZ$
(21,268.59 $)
29,560.17 NZ$
(21,430.92 $)
     +0.76 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 151.16 NZ$
(109.59 $)
171.84 NZ$
(124.58 $)
     +13.68 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.39 NZ$
(0.29 $)
0.20 NZ$
(0.15 $)
     -48.52 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 84.71 NZ$
(61.42 $)
75.48 NZ$
(54.72 $)
     -10.90 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 54.71 NZ$
(39.66 $)
66.30 NZ$
(48.07 $)
     +21.19 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.40 NZ$
(14.06 $)
37.45 NZ$
(27.15 $)
     +93.06 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 NZ$
(10.87 $)
16.90 NZ$
(12.25 $)
     +12.64 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 838.33 NZ$
(607.79 $)
1,410.67 NZ$
(1,022.73 $)
     +68.27 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 21,000.00 NZ$
(15,224.86 $)
22,345.03 NZ$
(16,200.00 $)
     +6.40 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 105.00 NZ$
(76.12 $)
66.26 NZ$
(48.04 $)
     -36.89 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 70.93 NZ$
(51.43 $)
50.45 NZ$
(36.58 $)
     -28.87 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 144.86 NZ$
(105.02 $)
104.40 NZ$
(75.69 $)
     -27.93 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 174.00 NZ$
(126.15 $)
128.65 NZ$
(93.27 $)
     -26.06 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,610.92 NZ$
(1,167.91 $)
2,479.33 NZ$
(1,797.50 $)
     +53.91 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,097.40 NZ$
(795.61 $)
1,549.91 NZ$
(1,123.67 $)
     +41.23 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,716.42 NZ$
(1,969.39 $)
4,412.78 NZ$
(3,199.24 $)
     +62.45 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,100.64 NZ$
(1,522.95 $)
2,715.40 NZ$
(1,968.65 $)
     +29.27 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 528.05 NZ$
(382.84 $)
415.22 NZ$
(301.03 $)
     -21.37 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 382.35 NZ$
(277.20 $)
232.02 NZ$
(168.22 $)
     -39.32 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,057.84 NZ$
(3,666.90 $)
5,158.19 NZ$
(3,739.65 $)
     +1.98 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.88 3.88      -20.48 %
Last update: September 2017September 2017
Contributors:164382
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: NZD