Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and Israel Reverse

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Cost of Living in Israel is 8.6% lower than in United States (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Israel is 16.8% lower than in United States
Rent Prices in Israel are 31.7% lower than in United States
Restaurant Prices in Israel are 3.9% higher than in United States
Groceries Prices in Israel are 18.8% lower than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in Israel is 30.9% lower than in United States
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Restaurants
United States Edit Israel Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 $
(73.36 ₪)
19.09 $
(70.00 ₪)
     -4.6 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 75.00 $
(275.08 ₪)
81.79 $
(300.00 ₪)
     +9.1 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 11.00 $
(40.35 ₪)
15.00 $
(55.00 ₪)
     +36.3 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 $
(22.01 ₪)
8.18 $
(30.00 ₪)
     +36.3 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.00 $
(25.67 ₪)
8.18 $
(30.00 ₪)
     +16.8 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.10 $
(18.71 ₪)
3.76 $
(13.78 ₪)
     -26.4 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.49 $
(9.12 ₪)
2.65 $
(9.73 ₪)
     +6.8 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.05 $
(7.52 ₪)
2.18 $
(8.01 ₪)
     +6.5 %
Markets
United States Edit Israel Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.00 $
(14.67 ₪)
6.75 $
(24.76 ₪)
     +68.8 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.24 $
(11.88 ₪)
2.23 $
(8.18 ₪)
     -31.1 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.06 $
(7.56 ₪)
1.23 $
(4.51 ₪)
     -40.4 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.70 $
(13.57 ₪)
3.80 $
(13.95 ₪)
     +2.8 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.81 $
(21.31 ₪)
6.28 $
(23.02 ₪)
     +8.0 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.49 $
(20.12 ₪)
4.68 $
(17.16 ₪)
     -14.7 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.26 $
(26.64 ₪)
8.45 $
(31.00 ₪)
     +16.4 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.40 $
(8.80 ₪)
1.42 $
(5.22 ₪)
     -40.7 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.76 $
(2.80 ₪)
0.97 $
(3.56 ₪)
     +27.4 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.03 $
(7.46 ₪)
0.80 $
(2.95 ₪)
     -60.4 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.22 $
(8.13 ₪)
0.86 $
(3.15 ₪)
     -61.2 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.36 $
(4.98 ₪)
0.61 $
(2.22 ₪)
     -55.4 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.38 $
(5.05 ₪)
0.64 $
(2.34 ₪)
     -53.6 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.16 $
(7.92 ₪)
1.83 $
(6.70 ₪)
     -15.3 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.19 $
(8.02 ₪)
1.30 $
(4.76 ₪)
     -40.6 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $
(55.02 ₪)
10.91 $
(40.00 ₪)
     -27.3 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.78 $
(6.53 ₪)
2.52 $
(9.26 ₪)
     +41.9 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.56 $
(13.04 ₪)
3.00 $
(11.00 ₪)
     -15.7 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.00 $
(36.68 ₪)
9.54 $
(35.00 ₪)
     -4.6 %
Transportation
United States Edit Israel Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $
(9.17 ₪)
1.50 $
(5.50 ₪)
     -40.0 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 70.00 $
(256.74 ₪)
61.35 $
(225.00 ₪)
     -12.4 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.75 $
(13.75 ₪)
4.23 $
(15.50 ₪)
     +12.7 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.75 $
(10.09 ₪)
1.67 $
(6.12 ₪)
     -39.4 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $
(110.03 ₪)
28.46 $
(104.40 ₪)
     -5.1 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.65 $
(13.40 ₪)
7.35 $
(26.95 ₪)
     +101.1 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 33,362.50 $
(122,365.54 ₪)
38,665.05 $
(141,814.00 ₪)
     +15.9 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,091.17 $
(95,696.05 ₪)
39,867.60 $
(146,224.66 ₪)
     +52.8 %
Utilities (Monthly)
United States Edit Israel Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 203.07 $
(744.81 ₪)
228.24 $
(837.12 ₪)
     +12.4 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 52.61 $
(192.95 ₪)
11.76 $
(43.14 ₪)
     -77.6 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 70.63 $
(259.05 ₪)
27.68 $
(101.54 ₪)
     -60.8 %
Sports And Leisure
United States Edit Israel Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 46.94 $
(172.15 ₪)
68.70 $
(251.96 ₪)
     +46.4 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 21.90 $
(80.32 ₪)
18.56 $
(68.07 ₪)
     -15.3 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.00 $
(51.35 ₪)
12.27 $
(45.00 ₪)
     -12.4 %
Childcare
United States Edit Israel Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,375.06 $
(5,043.40 ₪)
932.15 $
(3,418.90 ₪)
     -32.2 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 22,704.81 $
(83,275.72 ₪)
9,521.15 $
(34,921.26 ₪)
     -58.1 %
Clothing And Shoes
United States Edit Israel Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 52.02 $
(190.79 ₪)
84.91 $
(311.42 ₪)
     +63.2 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 42.43 $
(155.62 ₪)
56.78 $
(208.27 ₪)
     +33.8 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 88.38 $
(324.15 ₪)
114.33 $
(419.35 ₪)
     +29.4 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 113.83 $
(417.50 ₪)
126.96 $
(465.65 ₪)
     +11.5 %
Rent Per Month
United States Edit Israel Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,751.54 $
(6,424.23 ₪)
1,261.94 $
(4,628.50 ₪)
     -28.0 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,441.96 $
(5,288.75 ₪)
963.45 $
(3,533.71 ₪)
     -33.2 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,940.68 $
(10,785.70 ₪)
2,014.28 $
(7,387.89 ₪)
     -31.5 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,386.34 $
(8,752.52 ₪)
1,581.59 $
(5,800.88 ₪)
     -33.7 %
Buy Apartment Price
United States Edit Israel Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 306.77 $
(1,125.16 ₪)
776.97 $
(2,849.73 ₪)
     +153.3 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 249.06 $
(913.50 ₪)
609.47 $
(2,235.40 ₪)
     +144.7 %
Salaries And Financing
United States Edit Israel Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,543.30 $
(16,663.73 ₪)
2,612.95 $
(9,583.68 ₪)
     -42.5 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.56 4.17      -36.4 %
Last update: May 2024May 2024
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