Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and Austria Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Austria are 8.4% lower than in United States (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Austria are 21.8% lower than in United States
Rent Prices in Austria are 46.3% lower than in United States
Restaurant Prices in Austria are 13.4% lower than in United States
Groceries Prices in Austria are 12.2% lower than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in Austria is 27.0% lower than in United States
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Restaurants
United States Edit Austria Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 $
(18.47 €)
16.24 $
(15.00 €)
     -18.8 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 75.00 $
(69.27 €)
70.37 $
(65.00 €)
     -6.2 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.50 $
(9.70 €)
10.29 $
(9.50 €)
     -2.0 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 $
(5.54 €)
4.66 $
(4.30 €)
     -22.4 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.00 $
(6.47 €)
4.33 $
(4.00 €)
     -38.1 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.08 $
(4.69 €)
3.74 $
(3.46 €)
     -26.3 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.47 $
(2.28 €)
3.06 $
(2.83 €)
     +24.2 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.04 $
(1.88 €)
2.56 $
(2.36 €)
     +25.7 %
Markets
United States Edit Austria Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.01 $
(3.70 €)
5.68 $
(5.25 €)
     +41.7 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.23 $
(2.98 €)
2.34 $
(2.16 €)
     -27.6 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.06 $
(1.90 €)
1.10 $
(1.01 €)
     -46.7 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.73 $
(3.44 €)
4.25 $
(3.93 €)
     +14.1 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.83 $
(5.38 €)
7.73 $
(7.14 €)
     +32.8 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.51 $
(5.09 €)
6.12 $
(5.65 €)
     +11.1 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.24 $
(6.68 €)
9.27 $
(8.56 €)
     +28.1 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.41 $
(2.23 €)
1.19 $
(1.09 €)
     -50.8 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.76 $
(0.70 €)
0.98 $
(0.90 €)
     +28.3 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.04 $
(1.88 €)
1.25 $
(1.16 €)
     -38.5 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.22 $
(2.05 €)
1.95 $
(1.80 €)
     -12.3 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.37 $
(1.26 €)
0.89 $
(0.83 €)
     -34.7 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.38 $
(1.27 €)
0.79 $
(0.73 €)
     -42.6 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.15 $
(1.99 €)
1.75 $
(1.62 €)
     -18.6 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.17 $
(2.01 €)
0.75 $
(0.69 €)
     -65.5 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $
(13.85 €)
8.66 $
(8.00 €)
     -42.3 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.75 $
(1.61 €)
1.33 $
(1.23 €)
     -23.7 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.54 $
(3.27 €)
1.81 $
(1.67 €)
     -49.0 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.00 $
(9.24 €)
6.50 $
(6.00 €)
     -35.0 %
Transportation
United States Edit Austria Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $
(2.31 €)
2.71 $
(2.50 €)
     +8.3 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 72.00 $
(66.50 €)
54.13 $
(50.00 €)
     -24.8 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.75 $
(3.46 €)
4.55 $
(4.20 €)
     +21.3 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.80 $
(2.59 €)
3.14 $
(2.90 €)
     +12.0 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $
(27.71 €)
32.48 $
(30.00 €)
     +8.3 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.65 $
(3.38 €)
6.92 $
(6.39 €)
     +89.3 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 33,000.00 $
(30,480.19 €)
25,875.83 $
(23,900.00 €)
     -21.6 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,036.08 $
(24,048.02 €)
23,607.07 $
(21,804.48 €)
     -9.3 %
Utilities (Monthly)
United States Edit Austria Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 205.80 $
(190.09 €)
348.67 $
(322.05 €)
     +69.4 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 51.18 $
(47.27 €)
21.31 $
(19.69 €)
     -58.3 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 70.89 $
(65.48 €)
36.02 $
(33.27 €)
     -49.2 %
Sports And Leisure
United States Edit Austria Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 47.67 $
(44.03 €)
41.19 $
(38.05 €)
     -13.6 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 22.63 $
(20.90 €)
21.77 $
(20.11 €)
     -3.8 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.00 $
(12.93 €)
12.99 $
(12.00 €)
     -7.2 %
Childcare
United States Edit Austria Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,380.58 $
(1,275.16 €)
330.28 $
(305.06 €)
     -76.1 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 23,259.22 $
(21,483.19 €)
12,502.84 $
(11,548.15 €)
     -46.2 %
Clothing And Shoes
United States Edit Austria Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 52.33 $
(48.33 €)
98.58 $
(91.05 €)
     +88.4 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 43.57 $
(40.24 €)
44.23 $
(40.85 €)
     +1.5 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 88.44 $
(81.69 €)
96.05 $
(88.71 €)
     +8.6 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 114.41 $
(105.67 €)
121.74 $
(112.45 €)
     +6.4 %
Rent Per Month
United States Edit Austria Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,775.47 $
(1,639.89 €)
923.62 $
(853.09 €)
     -48.0 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,452.02 $
(1,341.15 €)
736.13 $
(679.92 €)
     -49.3 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,966.79 $
(2,740.26 €)
1,644.17 $
(1,518.62 €)
     -44.6 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,402.77 $
(2,219.30 €)
1,298.67 $
(1,199.50 €)
     -46.0 %
Buy Apartment Price
United States Edit Austria Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 322.09 $
(297.49 €)
601.26 $
(555.35 €)
     +86.7 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 256.90 $
(237.28 €)
448.78 $
(414.52 €)
     +74.7 %
Salaries And Financing
United States Edit Austria Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,537.43 $
(4,190.96 €)
2,589.23 $
(2,391.52 €)
     -42.9 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.56 3.35      -48.9 %
Last update: February 2024February 2024
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