Cost of Living Comparison Between Israel and United States Reverse

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Consumer Prices in United States are 7.0% lower than in Israel (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 8.6% higher than in Israel
Rent Prices in United States are 51.2% higher than in Israel
Restaurant Prices in United States are 17.5% lower than in Israel
Groceries Prices in United States are 9.8% higher than in Israel
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 44.6% higher than in Israel
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Restaurants
Israel Edit United States Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 65.00 ₪
(19.02 $)
58.11 ₪
(17.00 $)
     -10.6 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 300.00 ₪
(87.77 $)
239.27 ₪
(70.00 $)
     -20.2 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 55.00 ₪
(16.09 $)
32.47 ₪
(9.50 $)
     -41.0 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 30.00 ₪
(8.78 $)
17.09 ₪
(5.00 $)
     -43.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 28.00 ₪
(8.19 $)
22.22 ₪
(6.50 $)
     -20.7 %
Cappuccino (regular) 13.22 ₪
(3.87 $)
15.90 ₪
(4.65 $)
     +20.3 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 9.50 ₪
(2.78 $)
7.83 ₪
(2.29 $)
     -17.5 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 7.27 ₪
(2.13 $)
6.19 ₪
(1.81 $)
     -14.9 %
Markets
Israel Edit United States Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 23.00 ₪
(6.73 $)
13.18 ₪
(3.86 $)
     -42.7 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 7.64 ₪
(2.23 $)
10.07 ₪
(2.95 $)
     +31.8 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 4.27 ₪
(1.25 $)
6.41 ₪
(1.88 $)
     +50.2 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 13.35 ₪
(3.91 $)
13.49 ₪
(3.95 $)
     +1.1 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 22.71 ₪
(6.64 $)
18.06 ₪
(5.28 $)
     -20.5 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 16.32 ₪
(4.77 $)
18.37 ₪
(5.37 $)
     +12.5 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 30.99 ₪
(9.07 $)
23.22 ₪
(6.79 $)
     -25.1 %
Apples (1 lb) 4.99 ₪
(1.46 $)
7.45 ₪
(2.18 $)
     +49.2 %
Banana (1 lb) 3.58 ₪
(1.05 $)
2.49 ₪
(0.73 $)
     -30.5 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.91 ₪
(0.85 $)
6.39 ₪
(1.87 $)
     +119.5 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.93 ₪
(0.86 $)
7.00 ₪
(2.05 $)
     +139.0 %
Potato (1 lb) 2.13 ₪
(0.62 $)
4.22 ₪
(1.23 $)
     +98.3 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.88 ₪
(0.55 $)
4.24 ₪
(1.24 $)
     +125.5 %
Lettuce (1 head) 6.05 ₪
(1.77 $)
6.68 ₪
(1.95 $)
     +10.5 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 4.76 ₪
(1.39 $)
6.57 ₪
(1.92 $)
     +38.0 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 40.00 ₪
(11.70 $)
44.44 ₪
(13.00 $)
     +11.1 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 8.89 ₪
(2.60 $)
9.11 ₪
(2.67 $)
     +2.5 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 10.90 ₪
(3.19 $)
11.38 ₪
(3.33 $)
     +4.4 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 35.00 ₪
(10.24 $)
30.73 ₪
(8.99 $)
     -12.2 %
Transportation
Israel Edit United States Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 6.00 ₪
(1.76 $)
8.55 ₪
(2.50 $)
     +42.4 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 220.00 ₪
(64.36 $)
239.27 ₪
(70.00 $)
     +8.8 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 15.00 ₪
(4.39 $)
11.96 ₪
(3.50 $)
     -20.2 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 6.44 ₪
(1.88 $)
9.23 ₪
(2.70 $)
     +43.4 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 100.10 ₪
(29.28 $)
102.54 ₪
(30.00 $)
     +2.4 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 26.51 ₪
(7.76 $)
12.93 ₪
(3.78 $)
     -51.2 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 138,725.00 ₪
(40,584.82 $)
85,453.75 ₪
(25,000.00 $)
     -38.4 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 139,790.15 ₪
(40,896.44 $)
79,317.38 ₪
(23,204.77 $)
     -43.3 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Israel Edit United States Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 805.21 ₪
(235.57 $)
621.49 ₪
(181.82 $)
     -22.8 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.34 ₪
(0.10 $)
0.56 ₪
(0.16 $)
     +67.4 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 99.46 ₪
(29.10 $)
236.91 ₪
(69.31 $)
     +138.2 %
Sports And Leisure
Israel Edit United States Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 242.90 ₪
(71.06 $)
143.04 ₪
(41.85 $)
     -41.1 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 68.75 ₪
(20.11 $)
63.12 ₪
(18.47 $)
     -8.2 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 43.90 ₪
(12.84 $)
41.02 ₪
(12.00 $)
     -6.6 %
Childcare
Israel Edit United States Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 3,157.92 ₪
(923.87 $)
3,986.21 ₪
(1,166.19 $)
     +26.2 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 36,115.38 ₪
(10,565.77 $)
56,632.56 ₪
(16,568.19 $)
     +56.8 %
Clothing And Shoes
Israel Edit United States Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 304.38 ₪
(89.05 $)
158.15 ₪
(46.27 $)
     -48.0 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 205.51 ₪
(60.12 $)
124.67 ₪
(36.47 $)
     -39.3 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 406.62 ₪
(118.96 $)
273.13 ₪
(79.91 $)
     -32.8 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 450.24 ₪
(131.72 $)
376.67 ₪
(110.20 $)
     -16.3 %
Rent Per Month
Israel Edit United States Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,924.96 ₪
(1,148.27 $)
5,831.65 ₪
(1,706.08 $)
     +48.6 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 3,217.81 ₪
(941.39 $)
4,702.96 ₪
(1,375.88 $)
     +46.2 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 6,217.84 ₪
(1,819.07 $)
9,715.43 ₪
(2,842.31 $)
     +56.3 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 5,110.50 ₪
(1,495.11 $)
7,670.35 ₪
(2,244.01 $)
     +50.1 %
Buy Apartment Price
Israel Edit United States Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 2,610.56 ₪
(763.73 $)
1,427.74 ₪
(417.69 $)
     -45.3 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 2,122.08 ₪
(620.83 $)
963.13 ₪
(281.77 $)
     -54.6 %
Salaries And Financing
Israel Edit United States Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 9,089.72 ₪
(2,659.25 $)
14,279.14 ₪
(4,177.45 $)
     +57.1 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.64 5.37      +47.7 %
Last update: February 2023February 2023
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