Location Factors

Costa Rica

The location factor for Costa Rica is 0.99, based on national living costs.

This means a ₡34,803,892 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 ₡38,819,725.
It would be ₡12,347,490 based on market rates, ₡13,772,201 with taxes paid in Germany.

You can also start a calculation based on Costa Rica.

Name Costa Rica
Chosen Factor 0.99 1.11*
Market Rates 0.35 0.39*
Consumer Price Index 0.82 0.91*
Rent Index* 0.67 0.75*
Consumer Price Plus Rent Index 0.78 0.87*
Groceries Index 0.99 1.11*
Restaurant Price Index* 0.73 0.81*
Local Purchasing Power Index* 0.43 0.48*
Buffer Location Bracket* C or B
Currency Costa Rican Colon (CRC)
Income Tax* 0% to 30%
* Not used for index.* If taxes paid in Germany instead.
Market rates based on Glassdoor. Living costs based on Numbeo.

Locations in Costa Rica

City Factor Based On
San Jose 0.95 1.06* Living Costs
create calculation* If taxes paid in Germany instead.