Location Factors

Romania

The location factor for Romania is 0.58, based on national living costs.

This means a 154,014 lei 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 192,518 lei.
It would be 62,747 lei based on market rates, 78,433 lei with taxes paid in Germany.

You can also start a calculation based on Romania.

Name Romania
Chosen Factor 0.58 0.72*
Market Rates 0.24 0.29*
Consumer Price Index 0.56 0.69*
Rent Index* 0.37 0.46*
Consumer Price Plus Rent Index 0.51 0.64*
Groceries Index 0.58 0.72*
Restaurant Price Index* 0.48 0.60*
Local Purchasing Power Index* 0.36 0.45*
Buffer Location Bracket* D
Currency Romanian New Lei (RON)
Income Tax* 16%
* Not used for index.* If taxes paid in Germany instead.
Market rates based on PayScaleNational Sources. Living costs based on Numbeo.

Locations in Romania

City Factor Based On
Bucharest 0.60 0.75* Living Costs
Cluj-Napoca 0.58 0.73* Living Costs
Craiova 0.53 0.66* Living Costs
Galaţi 0.58 0.72* Living Costs
Braşov 0.58 0.72* Living Costs
Ploieşti 0.58 0.72* Living Costs
Brăila 0.58 0.72* Living Costs
Oradea 0.50 0.63* Living Costs
Bacău 0.58 0.72* Living Costs
Piteşti 0.58 0.72* Living Costs
Arad 0.51 0.63* Living Costs
Sibiu 0.50 0.62* Living Costs
Târgu Mureş 0.58 0.72* Living Costs
Baia Mare 0.48 0.60* Living Costs
Buzău 0.58 0.72* Living Costs
Botoşani 0.58 0.72* Living Costs
Satu Mare 0.50 0.62* Living Costs
Râmnicu Vâlcea 0.58 0.72* Living Costs
Piatra Neamţ 0.58 0.72* Living Costs
Suceava 0.46 0.58* Living Costs
Drobeta-Turnu Severin 0.58 0.72* Living Costs
Brasov 0.58 0.72* Living Costs
Constanta 0.60 0.74* Living Costs
Iasi 0.58 0.72* Living Costs
Timisoara 0.55 0.69* Living Costs
create calculation* If taxes paid in Germany instead.