Location Factors


The location factor for Ireland is 1.31, based on national living costs.

This means a €78,773 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 €81,586.
It would be €62,663 based on market rates, €64,901 with taxes paid in Germany.

You can also start a calculation based on Ireland.

Name Ireland
Chosen Factor 1.31 1.36*
Market Rates 1.04 1.08*
Consumer Price Index 1.21 1.25*
Rent Index* 1.38 1.43*
Consumer Price Plus Rent Index 1.25 1.30*
Groceries Index 1.31 1.36*
Restaurant Price Index* 1.26 1.31*
Local Purchasing Power Index* 0.86 0.89*
Buffer Location Bracket* B
Currency Euro (EUR)
Income Tax* 0% to 40%
* Not used for index.* If taxes paid in Germany instead.
Market rates based on GlassdoorPayScaleEurostatNational Sources. Living costs based on Numbeo.

Locations in Ireland

City Factor Based On
Dublin 1.36 1.41* Living Costs
Cork 1.30 1.35* Living Costs
Galway 1.20 1.24* Living Costs
Athlone 1.25 1.30* Living Costs
create calculation* If taxes paid in Germany instead.