Location Factors

Cape Town

The location factor for Cape Town (South Africa) is 0.65, based on local living costs.

This means a R 511,126 per year salary would roughly be compareable to €60,000 in Berlin (Germany).
If you would have to pay full taxes in Germany, this amount would rise to R 525,626.
It would be R 508,855 based on market rates, R 523,291 with taxes paid in Germany.

You can also start a calculation based on Cape Town.

Name Cape Town
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South Africa
Chosen Factor 0.65 0.67* 0.74 0.76*
Market Rates 0.65 0.67* 0.74 0.76*
Consumer Price Index 0.59 0.61* 0.60 0.61*
Rent Index* 0.82 0.84* 0.62 0.64*
Consumer Price Plus Rent Index 0.65 0.67* 0.60 0.62*
Groceries Index 0.60 0.62* 0.62 0.64*
Restaurant Price Index* 0.60 0.61* 0.57 0.59*
Local Purchasing Power Index* 1.01 1.04* 0.91 0.94*
Buffer Location Bracket* D or C 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.

Other locations in South Africa

City Factor Based On
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.