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Cost of Living Comparison Between Wellington and Chicago, IL Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Chicago, IL are 5.80% higher than in Wellington
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Chicago, IL are 23.20% higher than in Wellington
Rent Prices in Chicago, IL are 64.95% higher than in Wellington
Restaurant Prices in Chicago, IL are 12.77% higher than in Wellington
Groceries Prices in Chicago, IL are 6.52% higher than in Wellington
Local Purchasing Power in Chicago, IL is 11.57% lower than in Wellington
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 17.00 NZ$
(11.93 $)
21.37 NZ$
(15.00 $)
     +25.72 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 NZ$
(56.15 $)
85.49 NZ$
(60.00 $)
     +6.87 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 NZ$
(7.02 $)
9.97 NZ$
(7.00 $)
     -0.26 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.50 NZ$
(5.97 $)
7.12 NZ$
(5.00 $)
     -16.18 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 8.00 NZ$
(5.61 $)
8.91 NZ$
(6.25 $)
     +11.32 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.34 NZ$
(3.04 $)
5.59 NZ$
(3.92 $)
     +28.89 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.06 NZ$
(2.15 $)
2.71 NZ$
(1.90 $)
     -11.51 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.64 NZ$
(1.85 $)
2.30 NZ$
(1.62 $)
     -12.68 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 10.22 NZ$
(7.18 $)
4.25 NZ$
(2.98 $)
     -58.46 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.94 NZ$
(1.36 $)
3.19 NZ$
(2.24 $)
     +63.89 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.47 NZ$
(1.03 $)
3.12 NZ$
(2.19 $)
     +112.84 %
Eggs (12) 4.72 NZ$
(3.31 $)
3.21 NZ$
(2.25 $)
     -31.99 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.93 NZ$
(2.75 $)
7.25 NZ$
(5.09 $)
     +84.83 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 6.23 NZ$
(4.37 $)
6.47 NZ$
(4.54 $)
     +3.97 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.97 NZ$
(4.89 $)
7.71 NZ$
(5.41 $)
     +10.66 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.42 NZ$
(0.99 $)
2.53 NZ$
(1.78 $)
     +78.50 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.50 NZ$
(1.05 $)
0.96 NZ$
(0.67 $)
     -36.11 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.70 NZ$
(1.19 $)
2.40 NZ$
(1.68 $)
     +41.23 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.43 NZ$
(1.71 $)
2.23 NZ$
(1.56 $)
     -8.39 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.20 NZ$
(0.84 $)
1.39 NZ$
(0.98 $)
     +16.18 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.21 NZ$
(0.85 $)
1.35 NZ$
(0.94 $)
     +10.81 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.57 NZ$
(1.81 $)
2.04 NZ$
(1.43 $)
     -20.65 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.76 NZ$
(1.24 $)
2.76 NZ$
(1.94 $)
     +56.27 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 14.00 NZ$
(9.83 $)
21.37 NZ$
(15.00 $)
     +52.62 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.56 NZ$
(3.90 $)
2.19 NZ$
(1.54 $)
     -60.57 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 7.11 NZ$
(4.99 $)
2.50 NZ$
(1.75 $)
     -64.84 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 24.90 NZ$
(17.48 $)
17.10 NZ$
(12.00 $)
     -31.33 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.50 NZ$
(2.46 $)
3.56 NZ$
(2.50 $)
     +1.78 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 132.50 NZ$
(92.99 $)
142.49 NZ$
(100.00 $)
     +7.54 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 NZ$
(2.46 $)
4.63 NZ$
(3.25 $)
     +32.31 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.26 NZ$
(2.99 $)
3.21 NZ$
(2.25 $)
     -24.83 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 60.00 NZ$
(42.11 $)
35.62 NZ$
(25.00 $)
     -40.63 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.39 NZ$
(5.19 $)
3.85 NZ$
(2.70 $)
     -47.92 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 32,000.00 NZ$
(22,458.00 $)
32,772.29 NZ$
(23,000.00 $)
     +2.41 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,665.00 NZ$
(19,415.64 $)
28,744.81 NZ$
(20,173.47 $)
     +3.90 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 157.06 NZ$
(110.22 $)
195.41 NZ$
(137.14 $)
     +24.42 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.38 NZ$
(0.26 $)
0.22 NZ$
(0.15 $)
     -42.57 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 84.43 NZ$
(59.25 $)
73.96 NZ$
(51.91 $)
     -12.40 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 52.27 NZ$
(36.69 $)
74.65 NZ$
(52.39 $)
     +42.80 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.40 NZ$
(12.91 $)
38.69 NZ$
(27.15 $)
     +110.28 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.00 NZ$
(9.12 $)
17.10 NZ$
(12.00 $)
     +31.53 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,010.00 NZ$
(708.83 $)
1,448.63 NZ$
(1,016.67 $)
     +43.43 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 21,000.00 NZ$
(14,738.06 $)
25,647.88 NZ$
(18,000.00 $)
     +22.13 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 103.71 NZ$
(72.78 $)
69.00 NZ$
(48.43 $)
     -33.46 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 66.67 NZ$
(46.79 $)
53.60 NZ$
(37.62 $)
     -19.60 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 141.93 NZ$
(99.61 $)
107.92 NZ$
(75.74 $)
     -23.96 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 157.69 NZ$
(110.67 $)
133.46 NZ$
(93.67 $)
     -15.36 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,425.10 NZ$
(1,000.15 $)
2,533.96 NZ$
(1,778.37 $)
     +77.81 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,092.35 NZ$
(766.63 $)
1,579.85 NZ$
(1,108.76 $)
     +44.63 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,490.13 NZ$
(1,747.61 $)
4,642.95 NZ$
(3,258.48 $)
     +86.45 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,997.33 NZ$
(1,401.75 $)
2,797.56 NZ$
(1,963.37 $)
     +40.06 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 523.16 NZ$
(367.16 $)
415.10 NZ$
(291.32 $)
     -20.66 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 390.10 NZ$
(273.77 $)
251.83 NZ$
(176.74 $)
     -35.44 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,866.57 NZ$
(3,415.42 $)
5,302.06 NZ$
(3,721.05 $)
     +8.95 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.81 3.90      -18.93 %
Last update: May 2017May 2017
Contributors:162386
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: NZD