Location Factors

San Jose

The location factor for San Jose (Costa Rica) is 0.95, based on local living costs.

This means a ₡33,277,371 per year salary would roughly be compareable to €60,000 in Berlin (Germany).
If you would have to pay full taxes in Germany, this amount would rise to ₡37,117,068.

You can also start a calculation based on San Jose.

Name San Jose
🇨🇷
Costa Rica
Chosen Factor 0.95 1.06* 0.99 1.11*
Market Rates unavailable 0.35 0.39*
Consumer Price Index 0.86 0.96* 0.82 0.91*
Rent Index* 0.77 0.85* 0.67 0.75*
Consumer Price Plus Rent Index 0.84 0.93* 0.78 0.87*
Groceries Index 0.95 1.06* 0.99 1.11*
Restaurant Price Index* 0.87 0.97* 0.73 0.81*
Local Purchasing Power Index* 0.42 0.47* 0.43 0.48*
Buffer Location Bracket* C or B 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.