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Berlin vs Seattle
Ber vs Sea

Average net salary (After tax)

Seattle
Berlin

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Sea
Ber
Outside city centre
Sea
Ber

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Sea
Ber
Outside city centre
Sea
Ber

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Sea
Ber
Outside city centre
Sea
Ber

Mortgage rates

Seattle
4.5%
Berlin
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Seattle
Berlin

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Sea
Ber

Mobile phone data

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

Sea
Ber

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Sea
Ber

Monthly pass

Regular price

Sea
Ber

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Seattle
Berlin

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Sea
Ber
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Sea
Ber
White bread 500g
Sea
Ber
Eggs 12
Sea
Ber
White rice 1kg
Sea
Ber

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Seattle
Berlin

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Sea
Ber
Beef round 1kg
Sea
Ber
Local cheese 1kg
Sea
Ber

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Sea
Ber
Lettuce 1 head
Sea
Ber
Tomatoes 1kg
Sea
Ber

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Sea
Ber
Oranges 1 head
Sea
Ber
Bananas 1kg
Sea
Ber

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Seattle
4.5%
Berlin
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Seattle are 17.14% higher than in Berlin

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Sea $4,070.74/mth
Ber $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Sea $4,070.74/mth
Ber $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Sea $4,070.74/mth
Ber $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Sea
Ber
Market 0.5L bottle
Sea
Ber

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Sea
Ber
Market 0.33L bottle
Sea
Ber

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Seattle
5
Berlin

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Sea
Ber

Summer dress

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

Sea
Ber

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Sea
Ber
1 pair men's leather shoes
Sea
Ber

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Seattle
$15.33
Berlin
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Sea $4,070.74/mth
Ber $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Sea $4,070.74/mth
Ber $4,070.74/mth