Location Factors


The location factor for Germany is 1.00, based on national living costs.

This means a €60,000 per year salary would roughly be compareable to €60,000 in Germany.
It would be €60,000 based on market rates.

You can also start a calculation based on Germany.

Name Germany
Chosen Factor 1.00
Market Rates 1.00
Consumer Price Index 1.00
Rent Index* 1.00
Consumer Price Plus Rent Index 1.00
Groceries Index 1.00
Restaurant Price Index* 1.00
Local Purchasing Power Index* 1.00
Buffer Location Bracket* C or B
Currency Euro (EUR)
Income Tax* 0% to 45%
* Not used for index.
Market rates based on GlassdoorPayScaleEurostatNational Sources. Living costs based on Numbeo.

Locations in Germany

City Factor Based On
Berlin 1.00 Living Costs
Hamburg 1.11 Living Costs
Munich 1.21 Living Costs
Cologne 1.03 Living Costs
Stuttgart 1.09 Living Costs
Düsseldorf 1.07 Living Costs
Dortmund 1.00 Market Rates
Essen 1.00 Living Costs
Dresden 1.00 Market Rates
Hanover 1.00 Market Rates
Nuremberg 1.00 Market Rates
Duisburg 1.00 Living Costs
Augsburg 1.00 Market Rates
Aachen 1.00 Market Rates
Frankfurt 1.12 Living Costs
Leipzig 1.00 Market Rates
Potsdam 1.00 Market Rates
Brandenburg 1.00 Living Costs
Baden-Württemberg 1.00 Living Costs
Bayern 1.03 Market Rates
Bremen 1.00 Living Costs
Hessen 1.00 Living Costs
Mecklenburg-Vorpommern 1.00 Living Costs
Niedersachsen 1.06 Market Rates
Nordrhein-Westfalen 1.16 Market Rates
Rheinland-Pfalz 1.00 Living Costs
Schleswig-Holstein 1.00 Living Costs
Saarland 1.00 Living Costs
Sachsen 1.00 Living Costs
Sachsen-Anhalt 1.01 Market Rates
Thüringen 1.00 Living Costs
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