Location Factors


The location factor for Turkey is 0.65, based on national living costs.

This means a ₺107,615 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 ₺115,586.
It would be ₺77,106 based on market rates, ₺82,817 with taxes paid in Germany.

You can also start a calculation based on Turkey.

Name Turkey
Chosen Factor 0.65 0.70*
Market Rates 0.47 0.50*
Consumer Price Index 0.65 0.70*
Rent Index* 0.42 0.45*
Consumer Price Plus Rent Index 0.59 0.64*
Groceries Index 0.62 0.66*
Restaurant Price Index* 0.53 0.57*
Local Purchasing Power Index* 0.48 0.52*
Buffer Location Bracket* D or C
Currency Turkish Lira (TRY)
Income Tax* 15% to 35%
* Not used for index.* If taxes paid in Germany instead.
Market rates based on PayScaleEurostatNational Sources. Living costs based on Numbeo.

Locations in Turkey

City Factor Based On
Ankara 0.65 0.69* Living Costs
Antalya 0.62 0.66* Living Costs
Bursa 0.66 0.71* Living Costs
Istanbul 0.71 0.77* Living Costs
Izmir 0.65 0.70* Living Costs
create calculation* If taxes paid in Germany instead.