Summary

Cost of living in Rochester, MN is 12% more expensive than Milwaukee, WI according to the average local monthly cost. For more insights check the list of prices of Restaurants, Markets, Transportation, Utilities, and 40 more categories.

$2,185
$1,933
Cost of Living
$3,417
$2,604
Average Salary
$1,589
$1,325
Average House Rent

Rent Per Month

Name
Rochester, MN
Milwaukee, WI
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre
$1,222.22
$1,019.74
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre
$844.44
$765.31
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre
$1,916.67
$2,206.41
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre
$1,483.33
$1,395

Salaries And Financing

Name
Rochester, MN
Milwaukee, WI
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax)
$3,417.75
$2,604.87
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate
%4.09
%4.20

Utilities (Monthly)

Name
Rochester, MN
Milwaukee, WI
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
$155.96
$144.05
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans)
$0.12
$0.13
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)
$59.33
$56.66

Markets

Name
Rochester, MN
Milwaukee, WI
Milk (regular), (1 liter)
$0.69
$0.63
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)
$2.2
$1.89
Eggs (regular) (12)
$1.82
$2.16
Local Cheese (1kg)
$9.53
$10.17
Water (1.5 liter bottle)
$1.63
$2.21
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range)
$11
$11.96
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle)
$1.9
$1.91
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$2.85
$2.83
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro)
$7.33
$7.43
Apples (1kg)
$4.74
$4.47
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg)
$8.66
$7.45
Oranges (1kg)
$2.87
$4.2
Potato (1kg)
$1.61
$1.68
Lettuce (1 head)
$1.43
$1.79
Rice (white), (1kg)
$3.3
$3.85
Tomato (1kg)
$3.77
$3.26
Banana (1kg)
$1.37
$1.38
Onion (1kg)
$2.49
$2.34
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)
$10.15
$10.35

Transportation

Name
Rochester, MN
Milwaukee, WI
One-way Ticket (Local Transport)
$2.92
$2.17
Monthly Pass (Regular Price)
$49
$68.66
Gasoline (1 liter)
$0.67
$0.7
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
$20,714.67
$21,484.58
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)
$3.33
$3.46
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)
$1.62
$1.38
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)
$23.33
$35
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car)
$20,250.94
$20,424.4

Clothing And Shoes

Name
Rochester, MN
Milwaukee, WI
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar)
$44.13
$39.94
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...)
$35.79
$32.17
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range)
$70.38
$68.24
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes
$86.79
$93.1

Restaurants

Name
Rochester, MN
Milwaukee, WI
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant
$12
$14.75
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
$45.62
$53.33
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)
$7
$6.75
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught)
$4
$4.34
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$5
$5.79
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.77
$1.97
Water (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.43
$1.34
Cappuccino (regular)
$3.4
$3.74

Sports And Leisure

Name
Rochester, MN
Milwaukee, WI
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
$48.19
$28.75
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend)
$24.99
$29
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat
$9.89
$10.54

Childcare

Name
Rochester, MN
Milwaukee, WI
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child
$881.67
$932.94
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
$8,100
$14,027.78

Buy Apartment Price

Name
Rochester, MN
Milwaukee, WI
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre
$2,411.26
$1,890.75
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre
$1,766.24
$1,068.09