Location Factors


The location factor for China is 1.24, based on national market rates.

This means a ¥485,237 per year salary would roughly be compareable to €60,000 in Germany.
It would be ¥302,741 based on living costs.

You can also start a calculation based on China.

Name China
Chosen Factor 1.24
Market Rates 1.24
Consumer Price Index 0.64
Rent Index* 0.83
Consumer Price Plus Rent Index 0.69
Groceries Index 0.77
Restaurant Price Index* 0.50
Local Purchasing Power Index* 0.43
Buffer Location Bracket* B
Currency Chinese Yuan Renminbi (CNY)
Income Tax* 5% to 45%
* Not used for index.
Market rates based on PayScale. Living costs based on Numbeo.

Locations in China

City Factor Based On
Beijing 1.24 Market Rates
Dalian 1.24 Market Rates
Guangzhou 1.24 Market Rates
Shanghai 1.24 Market Rates
Shenzhen 1.24 Market Rates
Xi'an 1.24 Market Rates
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