Summary

Cost of living in New York, NY is 43% more expensive than Dubai according to the average local monthly cost. For more insights check the list of prices of Restaurants, Markets, Transportation, Utilities, and 40 more categories.

$4,921
$2,798
Cost of Living
$4,983
$2,797
Average Salary
$4,072
$2,018
Average House Rent

Rent Per Month

Name
New York, NY
Dubai
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre
$3,132.23
$1,552.42
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre
$2,002.93
$1,037.38
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre
$6,594.04
$3,109.82
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre
$3,679.76
$2,062.72

Salaries And Financing

Name
New York, NY
Dubai
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax)
$4,983.06
$2,797.06
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate
%4.08
%4.40

Utilities (Monthly)

Name
New York, NY
Dubai
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
$140.91
$182.54
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans)
$0.09
$0.16
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)
$68.75
$101.29

Markets

Name
New York, NY
Dubai
Milk (regular), (1 liter)
$1.17
$1.64
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)
$3.95
$1.43
Eggs (regular) (12)
$3.58
$3.25
Local Cheese (1kg)
$17.01
$12.72
Water (1.5 liter bottle)
$2.27
$0.7
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range)
$15.34
$16.79
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle)
$2.23
$4.44
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$2.96
$5.52
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro)
$14.01
$5.72
Apples (1kg)
$6.01
$2.37
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg)
$13.63
$8.11
Oranges (1kg)
$6.04
$1.85
Potato (1kg)
$4.29
$0.99
Lettuce (1 head)
$2.42
$1.88
Rice (white), (1kg)
$6.79
$2.03
Tomato (1kg)
$5.94
$1.77
Banana (1kg)
$2.69
$1.97
Onion (1kg)
$3.53
$0.91
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)
$16.09
$12.46

Transportation

Name
New York, NY
Dubai
One-way Ticket (Local Transport)
$2.75
$1.52
Monthly Pass (Regular Price)
$125.16
$68.06
Gasoline (1 liter)
$0.84
$0.65
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
$23,148.34
$21,325.64
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)
$2.94
$2.72
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)
$2.12
$0.59
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)
$32.67
$7.26
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car)
$21,300.78
$19,692.51

Clothing And Shoes

Name
New York, NY
Dubai
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar)
$58.13
$68.21
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...)
$40.79
$53.44
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range)
$88.28
$95.43
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes
$136.35
$99.76

Restaurants

Name
New York, NY
Dubai
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant
$20
$9.07
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
$81.67
$56.26
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)
$8.67
$7.17
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught)
$7.09
$11.8
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$8.33
$12.71
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)
$2.08
$1.16
Water (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.64
$0.5
Cappuccino (regular)
$4.57
$5.21

Sports And Leisure

Name
New York, NY
Dubai
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
$85.54
$85.67
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend)
$36.99
$34.69
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat
$16.42
$11.34

Childcare

Name
New York, NY
Dubai
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child
$2,339.6
$600.12
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
$38,474.64
$11,122.28

Buy Apartment Price

Name
New York, NY
Dubai
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre
$15,526.36
$3,513.19
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre
$7,450.24
$2,313.06