Cost of Living in Pittsburgh

Summary about cost of living in Pittsburgh, PA, United States:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $ 11.00-30.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 $ 50.00-160.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 $ 8.00-10.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 $ 3.00-7.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.00 $ 5.00-9.00
Cappuccino (regular) 4.18 $ 3.00-6.50
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.28 $ 1.59-3.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.66 $ 1.25-2.00
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.22 $ 2.99-5.08
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.73 $ 1.50-4.59
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.80 $ 1.04-3.19
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.40 $ 2.50-4.75
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.96 $ 4.18-10.00
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.73 $ 3.00-8.00
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.17 $ 3.50-8.50
Apples (1 lb) 2.66 $ 1.50-3.50
Banana (1 lb) 0.75 $ 0.54-1.50
Oranges (1 lb) 3.39 $ 1.25-6.00
Tomato (1 lb) 3.03 $ 1.36-4.00
Potato (1 lb) 1.73 $ 0.50-3.00
Onion (1 lb) 2.03 $ 0.85-3.00
Lettuce (1 head) 2.38 $ 0.79-3.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.85 $ 1.00-2.50
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.50 $ 14.00-25.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.15 $ 2.14-4.29
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.58 $ 2.00-5.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.98 $ 8.00-12.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.75 $ 2.50-2.75
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 97.50 $ 90.00-100.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.50 $ 4.00-5.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.00 $ 1.75-2.50
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 20.50 $ 20.00-21.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.23 $ 3.84-4.91
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,000.00 $ 22,000.00-23,195.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,000.30 $ 20,000.00-22,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 193.33 $ 114.37-274.48
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.10 $
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 67.76 $ 45.00-100.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 43.62 $ 11.00-75.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 22.33 $ 10.00-32.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.62 $ 9.00-15.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,200.00 $ 1,000.00-1,500.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 17,000.00 $ 12,000.00-25,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 47.89 $ 28.00-60.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 28.25 $ 15.00-40.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 84.15 $ 60.00-110.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 98.43 $ 75.00-120.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,485.31 $ 1,200.00-2,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,001.79 $ 800.00-1,700.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,412.50 $ 2,000.00-3,200.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,742.31 $ 1,400.00-2,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 400.00 $
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 170.00 $ 140.00-200.00
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,176.42 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.36 3.25-6.23

Prices in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

This city had 536 entries in the past 12 months by 94 different contributors.
Last update: February 2023
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3 Comments so far
Maryam Danesh on Jun 04, 2022:
Thanks this is a good and very important information for whom want to come and living
Anonymous on Aug 14, 2021:
most people are not coming home with 4300 dollars ahahahahah
HeyMike on Mar 04, 2019:
30 hours a week isn't working your ass off. I work that in two days buddy. Maybe your paycheck wouldn't be so shitty if you worked some overtime. Moron.