Location Factors


The location factor for Brazil is 0.73, based on national living costs.

This means a R$147,401 per year salary would roughly be compareable to €60,000 in Germany.
If you would have to pay full taxes in Germany, this amount would rise to R$167,633.
It would be R$141,740 based on market rates, R$161,195 with taxes paid in Germany.

You can also start a calculation based on Brazil.

Name Brazil
Chosen Factor 0.73 0.83*
Market Rates 0.70 0.79*
Consumer Price Index 0.73 0.83*
Rent Index* 0.68 0.78*
Consumer Price Plus Rent Index 0.71 0.81*
Groceries Index 0.68 0.78*
Restaurant Price Index* 0.63 0.71*
Local Purchasing Power Index* 0.37 0.42*
Buffer Location Bracket* C
Currency Brazilian Real (BRL)
Income Tax* 0% to 27.5%
* Not used for index.* If taxes paid in Germany instead.
Market rates based on PayScaleNational Sources. Living costs based on Numbeo.

Locations in Brazil

City Factor Based On
Belo Horizonte 0.70 0.80* Living Costs
Brasilia 0.79 0.89* Living Costs
Campinas 0.78 0.89* Living Costs
Curitiba 0.71 0.81* Living Costs
Florianopolis 0.73 0.83* Living Costs
Fortaleza 0.77 0.88* Living Costs
Goiania 0.70 0.79* Market Rates
Natal 0.70 0.79* Market Rates
Porto Alegre 0.73 0.83* Living Costs
Recife 0.70 0.80* Living Costs
Rio De Janeiro 0.88 1.00* Living Costs
Sao Paulo 0.85 0.97* Living Costs
create calculation* If taxes paid in Germany instead.