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Auckland vs San Francisco
Akl vs Sfo

Average net salary (After tax)

San Francisco
Auckland

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Sfo
Akl
Outside city centre
Sfo
Akl

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Sfo
Akl
Outside city centre
Sfo
Akl

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Sfo
Akl
Outside city centre
Sfo
Akl

Mortgage rates

San Francisco
4.5%
Auckland
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

Electricity, heating, water, Garbage for a 85m2 Apartment

San Francisco
Auckland

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Sfo
Akl

Mobile phone data

One-minute local prepaid call (no plan or discount)

Sfo
Akl

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Sfo
Akl

Monthly pass

Regular price

Sfo
Akl

Fuel prices

Per Litre

San Francisco
Auckland

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Sfo
Akl
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Sfo
Akl
White bread 500g
Sfo
Akl
Eggs 12
Sfo
Akl
White rice 1kg
Sfo
Akl

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

San Francisco
Auckland

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Sfo
Akl
Beef round 1kg
Sfo
Akl
Local cheese 1kg
Sfo
Akl

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Sfo
Akl
Lettuce 1 head
Sfo
Akl
Tomatoes 1kg
Sfo
Akl

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Sfo
Akl
Oranges 1 head
Sfo
Akl
Bananas 1kg
Sfo
Akl

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

Inexpensive restaurant 2 meals
Sfo $4,070.74/mth
Akl $4,070.74/mth
Mid-range restaurant Three-course meal for two people
Sfo $4,070.74/mth
Akl $4,070.74/mth

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

San Francisco
4.5%
Auckland
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in San Francisco are 17.14% higher than in Auckland

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Sfo $4,070.74/mth
Akl $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Sfo $4,070.74/mth
Akl $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Sfo $4,070.74/mth
Akl $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Sfo
Akl
Market 0.5L bottle
Sfo
Akl

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Sfo
Akl
Market 0.33L bottle
Sfo
Akl

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

San Francisco
5
Auckland

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Sfo
Akl

Summer dress

From a chain store (e.g. Zara, H&M)

Sfo
Akl

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Sfo
Akl
1 pair men's leather shoes
Sfo
Akl

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

San Francisco
$15.33
Auckland
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Sfo $4,070.74/mth
Akl $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Sfo $4,070.74/mth
Akl $4,070.74/mth