Summary

Cost of living in Los Angeles, CA is 13% more expensive than Miami, FL according to the average local monthly cost. For more insights check the list of prices of Restaurants, Markets, Transportation, Utilities, and 40 more categories.

$3,601
$3,119
Cost of Living
$4,356
$3,254
Average Salary
$2,877
$2,397
Average House Rent

Rent Per Month

Name
Los Angeles, CA
Miami, FL
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre
$2,213.31
$1,844.46
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre
$1,685.98
$1,343.6
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre
$4,311.8
$3,341.09
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre
$3,129.34
$2,388.14

Salaries And Financing

Name
Los Angeles, CA
Miami, FL
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax)
$4,356.18
$3,254.54
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate
%4.36
%4.84

Utilities (Monthly)

Name
Los Angeles, CA
Miami, FL
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
$141.68
$130.49
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans)
$0.15
$0.17
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)
$62.92
$65.6

Markets

Name
Los Angeles, CA
Miami, FL
Milk (regular), (1 liter)
$1
$1.03
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)
$3.34
$2.88
Eggs (regular) (12)
$3.17
$3.16
Local Cheese (1kg)
$11.18
$10.83
Water (1.5 liter bottle)
$1.98
$2.05
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range)
$11.67
$15.34
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle)
$1.97
$1.9
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$2.3
$2.5
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro)
$9
$6.55
Apples (1kg)
$4.4
$5.15
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg)
$10.72
$8.83
Oranges (1kg)
$4.02
$5.08
Potato (1kg)
$3.39
$4.24
Lettuce (1 head)
$1.46
$2.41
Rice (white), (1kg)
$4.14
$5.42
Tomato (1kg)
$4.12
$4.47
Banana (1kg)
$2.55
$1.68
Onion (1kg)
$2.59
$3.55
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)
$15.14
$12.91

Transportation

Name
Los Angeles, CA
Miami, FL
One-way Ticket (Local Transport)
$1.75
$2.39
Monthly Pass (Regular Price)
$103.33
$107
Gasoline (1 liter)
$1.01
$0.72
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
$22,792.5
$21,166.67
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)
$3.7
$3.4
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)
$2.2
$1.94
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)
$31.06
$26.5
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car)
$21,369.49
$21,153.21

Clothing And Shoes

Name
Los Angeles, CA
Miami, FL
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar)
$49.11
$42.27
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...)
$34.64
$34.86
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range)
$79.03
$77.26
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes
$110.85
$89.86

Restaurants

Name
Los Angeles, CA
Miami, FL
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant
$17.17
$16
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
$66.25
$71.59
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)
$7.92
$7.59
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught)
$5.84
$6.08
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$7.33
$7
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)
$2.33
$2.02
Water (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.83
$1.76
Cappuccino (regular)
$4.38
$3.74

Sports And Leisure

Name
Los Angeles, CA
Miami, FL
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
$45
$61.43
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend)
$12.73
$23.9
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat
$15
$13.58

Childcare

Name
Los Angeles, CA
Miami, FL
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child
$1,134.72
$798.98
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
$20,731.71
$19,236.11

Buy Apartment Price

Name
Los Angeles, CA
Miami, FL
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre
$7,435.18
$3,905.21
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre
$5,217.36
$2,424.26