Location Factors


The location factor for Tokyo (Japan) is 1.34, based on local living costs.

This means a ¥10,303,824 per year salary would roughly be compareable to €60,000 in Berlin (Germany).
It would be ¥8,907,868 based on market rates.

You can also start a calculation based on Tokyo.

Name Tokyo
Chosen Factor 1.34 1.27
Market Rates 1.16 1.10
Consumer Price Index 1.14 1.05
Rent Index* 1.38 1.09
Consumer Price Plus Rent Index 1.21 1.06
Groceries Index 1.34 1.27
Restaurant Price Index* 0.92 0.70
Local Purchasing Power Index* 1.00 0.88
Buffer Location Bracket* B B
Currency Japanese Yen (JPY)
Income Tax* 8% to 50%
* Not used for index.
Market rates based on GlassdoorPayScaleEurostat. Living costs based on Numbeo.

Other locations in Japan

City Factor Based On
Aomori 1.10 Market Rates
Chiba 1.10 Market Rates
Fukuoka 1.17 Living Costs
Hiroshima 1.10 Market Rates
Kyoto 1.34 Living Costs
Niigata 1.16 Living Costs
Osaka 1.10 Market Rates
Saitama 1.52 Living Costs
Sapporo 1.10 Market Rates
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