Cost of Living Comparison Between Austria and United States Reverse

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Cost of Living in United States is 7.7% higher than in Austria (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in United States is 26.6% higher than in Austria
Rent Prices in United States are 86.3% higher than in Austria
Restaurant Prices in United States are 14.3% higher than in Austria
Groceries Prices in United States are 11.8% higher than in Austria
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 37.2% higher than in Austria
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Restaurants
Austria Edit United States Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 €
(16.30 $)
18.40 €
(20.00 $)
     +22.7 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 66.00 €
(71.72 $)
69.02 €
(75.00 $)
     +4.6 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 €
(10.87 $)
10.12 €
(11.00 $)
     +1.2 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.50 €
(4.89 $)
5.52 €
(6.00 $)
     +22.7 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.00 €
(4.35 $)
6.44 €
(7.00 $)
     +61.0 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.53 €
(3.84 $)
4.70 €
(5.10 $)
     +33.1 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.84 €
(3.08 $)
2.29 €
(2.49 $)
     -19.4 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.37 €
(2.58 $)
1.89 €
(2.05 $)
     -20.4 %
Markets
Austria Edit United States Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.36 €
(5.83 $)
3.68 €
(4.00 $)
     -31.3 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.21 €
(2.41 $)
2.98 €
(3.24 $)
     +34.4 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.02 €
(1.11 $)
1.90 €
(2.06 $)
     +85.8 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.01 €
(4.36 $)
3.40 €
(3.70 $)
     -15.1 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.22 €
(7.84 $)
5.35 €
(5.82 $)
     -25.8 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.75 €
(6.25 $)
5.05 €
(5.49 $)
     -12.2 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.63 €
(9.38 $)
6.69 €
(7.27 $)
     -22.6 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.13 €
(1.22 $)
2.21 €
(2.40 $)
     +96.1 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.92 €
(1.00 $)
0.70 €
(0.76 $)
     -23.6 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.19 €
(1.30 $)
1.87 €
(2.04 $)
     +57.0 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.89 €
(2.06 $)
2.04 €
(2.22 $)
     +7.8 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.83 €
(0.90 $)
1.25 €
(1.36 $)
     +50.9 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.75 €
(0.81 $)
1.27 €
(1.38 $)
     +69.2 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.62 €
(1.76 $)
1.99 €
(2.16 $)
     +22.7 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.71 €
(0.78 $)
2.01 €
(2.19 $)
     +181.8 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 €
(8.69 $)
13.80 €
(15.00 $)
     +72.5 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.25 €
(1.35 $)
1.64 €
(1.78 $)
     +31.3 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.68 €
(1.83 $)
3.27 €
(3.55 $)
     +94.6 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 6.00 €
(6.52 $)
9.20 €
(10.00 $)
     +53.4 %
Transportation
Austria Edit United States Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.40 €
(2.61 $)
2.30 €
(2.50 $)
     -4.1 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 50.50 €
(54.88 $)
66.25 €
(72.00 $)
     +31.2 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 €
(5.43 $)
3.45 €
(3.75 $)
     -31.0 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.90 €
(3.15 $)
2.58 €
(2.80 $)
     -11.1 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 €
(32.60 $)
27.61 €
(30.00 $)
     -8.0 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.11 €
(6.64 $)
3.36 €
(3.65 $)
     -44.9 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 €
(27,168.01 $)
30,616.89 €
(33,272.00 $)
     +22.5 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,145.39 €
(25,152.57 $)
23,997.39 €
(26,078.46 $)
     +3.7 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Austria Edit United States Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 326.93 €
(355.28 $)
187.07 €
(203.30 $)
     -42.8 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 18.23 €
(19.81 $)
48.33 €
(52.52 $)
     +165.1 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 32.95 €
(35.81 $)
65.05 €
(70.69 $)
     +97.4 %
Sports And Leisure
Austria Edit United States Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 38.90 €
(42.27 $)
43.40 €
(47.16 $)
     +11.6 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.43 €
(22.20 $)
20.21 €
(21.97 $)
     -1.1 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 €
(13.04 $)
12.88 €
(14.00 $)
     +7.4 %
Childcare
Austria Edit United States Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 306.56 €
(333.14 $)
1,264.49 €
(1,374.15 $)
     +312.5 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 11,277.06 €
(12,255.01 $)
20,985.90 €
(22,805.80 $)
     +86.1 %
Clothing And Shoes
Austria Edit United States Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 90.69 €
(98.55 $)
47.93 €
(52.09 $)
     -47.1 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 40.22 €
(43.71 $)
39.22 €
(42.63 $)
     -2.5 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 90.09 €
(97.90 $)
81.47 €
(88.53 $)
     -9.6 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 114.43 €
(124.36 $)
104.99 €
(114.10 $)
     -8.2 %
Rent Per Month
Austria Edit United States Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 849.48 €
(923.15 $)
1,622.65 €
(1,763.37 $)
     +91.0 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 690.21 €
(750.06 $)
1,335.57 €
(1,451.39 $)
     +93.5 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,510.24 €
(1,641.21 $)
2,728.06 €
(2,964.63 $)
     +80.6 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,190.13 €
(1,293.34 $)
2,213.47 €
(2,405.43 $)
     +86.0 %
Buy Apartment Price
Austria Edit United States Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 555.73 €
(603.92 $)
299.30 €
(325.26 $)
     -46.1 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 407.89 €
(443.26 $)
240.16 €
(260.98 $)
     -41.1 %
Salaries And Financing
Austria Edit United States Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,404.98 €
(2,613.54 $)
4,178.05 €
(4,540.37 $)
     +73.7 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.33 6.57      +96.9 %
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