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Cost of Living Comparison Between San Francisco, CA and Berlin Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Berlin are 29.92% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Berlin are 54.00% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Rent Prices in Berlin are 75.01% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Restaurant Prices in Berlin are 36.82% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Groceries Prices in Berlin are 48.20% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Local Purchasing Power in Berlin is 7.47% lower than in San Francisco, CA
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $
(13.22 €)
9.08 $
(8.00 €)
     -39.48 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 75.00 $
(66.10 €)
45.39 $
(40.00 €)
     -39.48 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 $
(7.05 €)
7.94 $
(7.00 €)
     -0.71 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 $
(5.29 €)
3.63 $
(3.20 €)
     -39.48 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 7.00 $
(6.17 €)
3.40 $
(3.00 €)
     -51.37 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.28 $
(3.77 €)
2.89 $
(2.55 €)
     -32.52 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.15 $
(1.90 €)
1.92 $
(1.69 €)
     -10.69 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.79 $
(1.58 €)
1.47 $
(1.30 €)
     -17.97 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.97 $
(3.50 €)
3.41 $
(3.01 €)
     -14.04 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.60 $
(3.17 €)
1.32 $
(1.16 €)
     -63.36 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.23 $
(1.97 €)
0.84 $
(0.74 €)
     -62.37 %
Eggs (12) 3.88 $
(3.42 €)
2.33 $
(2.06 €)
     -39.87 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.56 $
(6.67 €)
4.53 $
(3.99 €)
     -40.12 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 5.21 $
(4.59 €)
3.17 $
(2.79 €)
     -39.13 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.31 $
(6.44 €)
4.94 $
(4.35 €)
     -32.40 %
Apples (1 lb) 3.03 $
(2.67 €)
1.09 $
(0.96 €)
     -64.15 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.01 $
(0.89 €)
0.83 $
(0.73 €)
     -17.78 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.33 $
(2.06 €)
1.21 $
(1.06 €)
     -48.23 %
Tomato (1 lb) 3.03 $
(2.67 €)
1.15 $
(1.02 €)
     -61.92 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.97 $
(1.73 €)
0.66 $
(0.58 €)
     -66.38 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.97 $
(1.73 €)
0.75 $
(0.66 €)
     -61.75 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.53 $
(2.23 €)
1.30 $
(1.14 €)
     -48.60 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.35 $
(2.07 €)
0.70 $
(0.62 €)
     -70.24 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $
(13.22 €)
5.67 $
(5.00 €)
     -62.18 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.07 $
(1.83 €)
1.04 $
(0.91 €)
     -49.96 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.50 $
(2.20 €)
1.41 $
(1.24 €)
     -43.55 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 7.75 $
(6.83 €)
6.81 $
(6.00 €)
     -12.15 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $
(2.20 €)
3.06 $
(2.70 €)
     +22.55 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 73.00 $
(64.33 €)
91.91 $
(81.00 €)
     +25.90 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 $
(3.08 €)
4.43 $
(3.90 €)
     +26.44 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.88 $
(2.53 €)
3.65 $
(3.22 €)
     +26.99 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 33.00 $
(29.08 €)
34.04 $
(30.00 €)
     +3.15 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.14 $
(2.77 €)
5.69 $
(5.02 €)
     +81.29 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,500.00 $
(18,947.89 €)
20,729.67 $
(18,269.00 €)
     -3.58 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,878.21 $
(19,281.20 €)
20,449.97 $
(18,022.50 €)
     -6.53 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 119.05 $
(104.92 €)
262.73 $
(231.54 €)
     +120.68 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.11 $
(0.10 €)
0.11 $
(0.09 €)
     -3.52 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 53.74 $
(47.36 €)
28.06 $
(24.73 €)
     -47.78 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 70.73 $
(62.33 €)
29.00 $
(25.56 €)
     -58.99 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15.45 $
(13.62 €)
18.20 $
(16.04 €)
     +17.76 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.00 $
(12.34 €)
11.35 $
(10.00 €)
     -18.95 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,938.12 $
(1,708.06 €)
68.08 $
(60.00 €)
     -96.49 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 22,571.43 $
(19,892.13 €)
18,155.06 $
(16,000.00 €)
     -19.57 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 55.48 $
(48.89 €)
89.37 $
(78.76 €)
     +61.08 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 44.69 $
(39.38 €)
37.06 $
(32.66 €)
     -17.06 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 85.36 $
(75.23 €)
95.31 $
(84.00 €)
     +11.66 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 148.86 $
(131.19 €)
124.14 $
(109.41 €)
     -16.60 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,297.39 $
(2,905.98 €)
838.83 $
(739.26 €)
     -74.56 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,556.03 $
(2,252.62 €)
619.37 $
(545.85 €)
     -75.77 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 6,528.95 $
(5,753.94 €)
1,632.82 $
(1,439.00 €)
     -74.99 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 4,521.95 $
(3,985.18 €)
1,192.07 $
(1,050.56 €)
     -73.64 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,118.11 $
(985.38 €)
475.95 $
(419.45 €)
     -57.43 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 753.33 $
(663.91 €)
325.41 $
(286.78 €)
     -56.80 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,313.19 $
(4,682.49 €)
2,261.46 $
(1,993.02 €)
     -57.44 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.83 1.85      -51.67 %
Last update: June 2017June 2017
Contributors:359438
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: USD