Moving Abroad: What Salary to Keep the Same Standard of Living in a New City?

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Smart Expatriation helped me understand the cost of living and salary I could expect in the new destination. Very detailed but easy to use - it's the perfect tool to help understand what an expatriation involves.

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The calculator gives reliable information to questions like cost of living, cost for an apartment, income tax and social security contributions. This is an excellent support for my daily work.

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Smart Expatriation, 1st expert online solution to calculate your earnings abroad by taking into account the differential cost of living, housing costs, and the amount of taxes and social contributions.

Using your current earnings as a basis, we determine the equivalent foreign earnings that you will need to allow you to maintain the same purchasing power in the host country.

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Belgium Brazil Canada
Chile China Colombia
Czech Republic Egypt Finland
France Germany Ghana
Hong Kong Hungary India
Indonesia Ireland Israel
Italy Ivory Coast Japan
Kenya Kuwait Luxembourg
Malaysia Mexico Morocco
Mozambique Netherlands New Zealand
Nigeria Norway Panama
Peru Philippines Poland
Portugal Qatar Romania
Russian Federation Saudi Arabia Singapore
Slovakia South Africa South Korea
Spain Sweden Switzerland
Taiwan Thailand Tunisia
Turkey Ukraine United Arab Emirates
United Kingdom United States Vietnam

Most expensive cities for expatriates

Expat index updated on 03/01/2021 (compared with Paris)
1 Basel + 79 %
2 Zurich + 68 %
3 Beirut + 44 %
4 New York, N.Y. + 43 %
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