Location Factors

South Africa

The location factor for South Africa is 0.74, based on national market rates.

This means a R 578,613 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 R 595,028.
It would be R 489,402 based on living costs, R 503,286 with taxes paid in Germany.

You can also start a calculation based on South Africa.

Name South Africa
Chosen Factor 0.74 0.76*
Market Rates 0.74 0.76*
Consumer Price Index 0.60 0.61*
Rent Index* 0.62 0.64*
Consumer Price Plus Rent Index 0.60 0.62*
Groceries Index 0.62 0.64*
Restaurant Price Index* 0.57 0.59*
Local Purchasing Power Index* 0.91 0.94*
Buffer Location Bracket* C
Currency South African Rand (ZAR)
Income Tax* 0% to 41%
* Not used for index.* If taxes paid in Germany instead.
Market rates based on PayScale. Living costs based on Numbeo.

Locations in South Africa

City Factor Based On
Cape Town 0.65 0.67* Living Costs
Durban 0.74 0.76* Market Rates
Johannesburg 0.90 0.92* Market Rates
Port Elizabeth 0.74 0.76* Market Rates
Pretoria 0.76 0.78* Market Rates
create calculation* If taxes paid in Germany instead.