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 $ 12.00-25.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 57.50 $ 50.00-100.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 $ 8.00-10.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 $ 2.50-8.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 $ 6.00-10.00
Cappuccino (regular) 4.07 $ 3.50-6.50
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.76 $ 1.00-3.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.58 $ 1.00-2.29
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.89 $ 3.00-4.00
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.40 $ 1.50-4.59
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.90 $ 1.25-3.50
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.76 $ 1.29-4.30
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.50 $ 2.99-10.00
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.88 $ 3.38-8.00
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.38 $ 5.67-11.00
Apples (1 lb) 2.68 $ 1.50-4.00
Banana (1 lb) 0.72 $ 0.50-2.00
Oranges (1 lb) 2.50 $ 1.00-6.00
Tomato (1 lb) 3.07 $ 1.99-4.00
Potato (1 lb) 1.85 $ 0.99-4.99
Onion (1 lb) 1.41 $ 0.73-4.00
Lettuce (1 head) 2.17 $ 1.50-2.99
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.00 $ 1.00-2.99
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $ 10.00-25.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.64 $ 1.43-7.14
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.58 $ 2.50-6.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 9.00 $ 8.00-10.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.75 $ 2.50-2.75
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 97.50 $ 93.00-100.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 $ 4.00-5.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.00 $ 1.75-2.50
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 21.00 $ 21.00-27.90
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.59 $ 3.80-5.00
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,000.00 $ 22,000.00-24,756.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,752.39 $ 20,000.00-22,417.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 211.64 $ 108.00-294.67
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.06 $ 0.01-0.10
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 67.50 $ 40.00-125.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 41.00 $ 11.00-75.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 25.00 $
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $ 9.00-15.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,037.50 $ 950.00-1,400.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 11,250.00 $ 10,000.00-25,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 47.66 $ 28.00-60.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 27.62 $ 15.00-40.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 88.90 $ 60.00-125.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 96.75 $ 60.00-120.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,319.88 $ 1,000.00-1,800.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 942.22 $ 800.00-1,400.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,383.33 $ 2,000.00-3,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,675.00 $ 1,400.00-2,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 366.65 $ 355.54-400.00
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 85.34 $ 64.27-185.00
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,966.78 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.19 3.25-5.43

Prices in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

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Last update: June 2022
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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.