Location Factors

Johannesburg

The location factor for Johannesburg (South Africa) is 0.90, based on local market rates.

This means a R 705,092 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 725,094.
It would be R 525,341 based on living costs, R 540,244 with taxes paid in Germany.

You can also start a calculation based on Johannesburg.

Name Johannesburg
🇿🇦
South Africa
Chosen Factor 0.90 0.92* 0.74 0.76*
Market Rates 0.90 0.92* 0.74 0.76*
Consumer Price Index 0.66 0.67* 0.60 0.61*
Rent Index* 0.71 0.73* 0.62 0.64*
Consumer Price Plus Rent Index 0.67 0.69* 0.60 0.62*
Groceries Index 0.64 0.65* 0.62 0.64*
Restaurant Price Index* 0.69 0.71* 0.57 0.59*
Local Purchasing Power Index* 1.22 1.25* 0.91 0.94*
Buffer Location Bracket* C or B 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
Cape Town 0.65 0.67* Living Costs
Durban 0.74 0.76* 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.