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

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Consumer Prices in Berlin are 25.48% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Berlin are 50.58% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Rent Prices in Berlin are 72.85% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Restaurant Prices in Berlin are 31.91% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Groceries Prices in Berlin are 45.14% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Local Purchasing Power in Berlin is 7.86% lower than in San Francisco, CA
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $
(12.72 €)
9.43 $
(8.00 €)
     -37.11 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 75.00 $
(63.61 €)
50.70 $
(43.00 €)
     -32.40 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 $
(6.78 €)
8.25 $
(7.00 €)
     +3.18 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 $
(5.09 €)
3.54 $
(3.00 €)
     -41.04 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 7.50 $
(6.36 €)
3.54 $
(3.00 €)
     -52.83 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.35 $
(3.69 €)
3.09 $
(2.62 €)
     -28.96 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.01 $
(1.71 €)
1.95 $
(1.66 €)
     -2.88 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.71 $
(1.45 €)
1.52 $
(1.29 €)
     -11.50 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.20 $
(3.56 €)
3.48 $
(2.95 €)
     -17.06 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.56 $
(3.02 €)
1.30 $
(1.10 €)
     -63.50 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.42 $
(2.06 €)
0.95 $
(0.81 €)
     -60.77 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.78 $
(3.21 €)
2.22 $
(1.88 €)
     -41.40 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.56 $
(6.41 €)
4.21 $
(3.57 €)
     -44.31 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 5.40 $
(4.58 €)
3.23 $
(2.74 €)
     -40.15 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.22 $
(6.13 €)
5.45 $
(4.62 €)
     -24.57 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.87 $
(2.43 €)
1.13 $
(0.96 €)
     -60.51 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.01 $
(0.85 €)
0.86 $
(0.73 €)
     -14.84 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.22 $
(1.88 €)
1.27 $
(1.08 €)
     -42.58 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.90 $
(2.46 €)
1.35 $
(1.14 €)
     -53.44 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.85 $
(1.57 €)
0.68 $
(0.58 €)
     -63.25 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.87 $
(1.59 €)
0.62 $
(0.52 €)
     -67.10 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.38 $
(2.02 €)
1.26 $
(1.07 €)
     -47.27 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.30 $
(1.95 €)
0.69 $
(0.58 €)
     -70.13 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $
(12.72 €)
5.90 $
(5.00 €)
     -60.70 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.29 $
(1.94 €)
1.08 $
(0.92 €)
     -52.91 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.65 $
(2.25 €)
1.45 $
(1.23 €)
     -45.25 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 8.00 $
(6.78 €)
7.07 $
(6.00 €)
     -11.56 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $
(2.12 €)
3.30 $
(2.80 €)
     +32.06 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 75.00 $
(63.61 €)
95.51 $
(81.00 €)
     +27.35 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 $
(2.97 €)
4.60 $
(3.90 €)
     +31.39 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $
(2.54 €)
3.80 $
(3.22 €)
     +26.51 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 33.00 $
(27.99 €)
35.37 $
(30.00 €)
     +7.20 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.18 $
(2.69 €)
5.89 $
(4.99 €)
     +85.31 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,000.00 $
(18,657.54 €)
22,403.81 $
(19,000.00 €)
     +1.84 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,485.36 $
(18,221.09 €)
22,638.66 $
(19,199.17 €)
     +5.37 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 114.46 $
(97.07 €)
273.29 $
(231.77 €)
     +138.76 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.10 $
(0.08 €)
0.11 $
(0.09 €)
     +8.95 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 57.87 $
(49.08 €)
32.23 $
(27.33 €)
     -44.31 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 71.56 $
(60.69 €)
28.92 $
(24.52 €)
     -59.59 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 16.25 $
(13.78 €)
18.32 $
(15.54 €)
     +12.73 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.00 $
(11.87 €)
11.79 $
(10.00 €)
     -15.78 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,030.50 $
(1,722.01 €)
69.06 $
(58.57 €)
     -96.60 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 23,955.56 $
(20,315.99 €)
17,687.22 $
(15,000.00 €)
     -26.17 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 55.22 $
(46.83 €)
91.08 $
(77.24 €)
     +64.93 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 41.59 $
(35.27 €)
37.18 $
(31.53 €)
     -10.61 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 83.39 $
(70.72 €)
99.83 $
(84.66 €)
     +19.70 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 131.96 $
(111.91 €)
128.72 $
(109.17 €)
     -2.45 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,249.18 $
(2,755.53 €)
881.96 $
(747.96 €)
     -72.86 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,584.72 $
(2,192.02 €)
628.15 $
(532.71 €)
     -75.70 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 6,266.67 $
(5,314.57 €)
1,751.16 $
(1,485.11 €)
     -72.06 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 4,428.12 $
(3,755.36 €)
1,226.01 $
(1,039.74 €)
     -72.31 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,086.50 $
(921.43 €)
502.34 $
(426.02 €)
     -53.76 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 754.23 $
(639.64 €)
354.46 $
(300.61 €)
     -53.00 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,314.42 $
(4,507.00 €)
2,419.83 $
(2,052.19 €)
     -54.47 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, Fixed-Rate 3.86 1.86      -51.95 %
Last update: November 2017November 2017
Contributors:359462
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: USD