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Paris vs Los Angeles
Par vs Lax

Average net salary (After tax)

Los Angeles
Paris

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Lax
Par
Outside city centre
Lax
Par

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Lax
Par
Outside city centre
Lax
Par

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Lax
Par
Outside city centre
Lax
Par

Mortgage rates

Los Angeles
4.5%
Paris
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Los Angeles
Paris

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Lax
Par

Mobile phone data

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

Lax
Par

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Lax
Par

Monthly pass

Regular price

Lax
Par

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Los Angeles
Paris

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Lax
Par
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Lax
Par
White bread 500g
Lax
Par
Eggs 12
Lax
Par
White rice 1kg
Lax
Par

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Los Angeles
Paris

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Lax
Par
Beef round 1kg
Lax
Par
Local cheese 1kg
Lax
Par

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Lax
Par
Lettuce 1 head
Lax
Par
Tomatoes 1kg
Lax
Par

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Lax
Par
Oranges 1 head
Lax
Par
Bananas 1kg
Lax
Par

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Los Angeles
4.5%
Paris
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Los Angeles are 17.14% higher than in Paris

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Lax $4,070.74/mth
Par $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Lax $4,070.74/mth
Par $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Lax $4,070.74/mth
Par $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Lax
Par
Market 0.5L bottle
Lax
Par

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Lax
Par
Market 0.33L bottle
Lax
Par

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Los Angeles
5
Paris

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Lax
Par

Summer dress

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

Lax
Par

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Lax
Par
1 pair men's leather shoes
Lax
Par

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Los Angeles
$15.33
Paris
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Lax $4,070.74/mth
Par $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Lax $4,070.74/mth
Par $4,070.74/mth