Cost of Living Comparison Between Miami, FL and Salinas 

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Cost of Living in Salinas is 64.4% lower than in Miami, FL (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Salinas is 72.1% lower than in Miami, FL
Rent Prices in Salinas are 81.6% lower than in Miami, FL
Restaurant Prices in Salinas are 72.6% lower than in Miami, FL
Groceries Prices in Salinas are 62.8% lower than in Miami, FL
Local Purchasing Power in Salinas is 60.3% lower than in Miami, FL
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Restaurants
Miami, FL Edit Salinas Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 25.00 $ 3.50 $      -86.0 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 100.00 $ 30.00 $      -70.0 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 12.00 $ 7.25 $      -39.6 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.00 $ 2.00 $      -71.4 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 $ 3.50 $      -56.2 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.96 $ 2.37 $      -52.3 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.85 $ 0.70 $      -75.4 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.26 $ 0.45 $      -80.1 %
Markets
Miami, FL Edit Salinas Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.33 $ 4.28 $      -1.1 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.31 $ 1.39 $      -58.0 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.11 $ 0.62 $      -70.4 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.02 $ 1.93 $      -52.2 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.54 $ 2.27 $      -65.2 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.53 $ 1.13 $      -79.5 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.28 $ 2.88 $      -60.4 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.94 $ 0.78 $      -73.6 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.82 $ 0.52 $      -37.0 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.07 $ 0.66 $      -68.0 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.11 $ 0.45 $      -78.5 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.14 $ 0.23 $      -80.0 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.55 $ 0.47 $      -69.7 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.92 $ 0.62 $      -78.6 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.31 $ 1.09 $      -53.0 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $ 8.25 $      -45.0 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.03 $ 1.36 $      -33.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.33 $ 1.67 $      -28.5 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 9.45 $ 5.50 $      -41.8 %
Transportation
Miami, FL Edit Salinas Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.25 $ 0.35 $      -84.4 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 113.75 $ 14.75 $      -87.0 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.98 $ 0.65 $      -78.2 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.10 $ 1.80 $      -14.1 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 24.00 $ 9.00 $      -62.5 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.51 $ 2.39 $      -31.7 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 35,000.00 $ 19,000.00 $      -45.7 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,844.08 $ 28,000.00 $      +12.7 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Miami, FL Edit Salinas Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 169.16 $ 37.65 $      -77.7 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 63.25 $ 13.44 $      -78.7 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 63.00 $ 33.00 $      -47.6 %
Sports And Leisure
Miami, FL Edit Salinas Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 73.69 $ 20.00 $      -72.9 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 23.86 $ 7.25 $      -69.6 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 16.00 $ 3.65 $      -77.2 %
Childcare
Miami, FL Edit Salinas Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,162.50 $ 234.17 $      -79.9 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 28,333.33 $ 5,650.00 $      -80.1 %
Clothing And Shoes
Miami, FL Edit Salinas Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 49.81 $ 61.88 $      +24.2 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 53.50 $ 54.17 $      +1.2 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 82.11 $ 90.00 $      +9.6 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 97.50 $ 73.75 $      -24.4 %
Rent Per Month
Miami, FL Edit Salinas Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,778.80 $ 600.00 $      -78.4 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,106.60 $ 416.67 $      -80.2 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 5,401.01 $ 1,037.50 $      -80.8 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,779.15 $ 537.50 $      -85.8 %
Buy Apartment Price
Miami, FL Edit Salinas Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 605.52 $ ?     
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 370.66 $ ?     
Salaries And Financing
Miami, FL Edit Salinas Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,438.50 $ 491.67 $      -88.9 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.62 9.00      +35.9 %
Last update: June 2024June 2024
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