Cost of Living in Berlin

Germany

Summary

Cost of living in Berlin, Germany is $1,978 and it seems affordable according to the average monthly salary which is $2,601. For more insights check the list of average prices of Restaurants, Markets, Transportation, Utilities, and 40 more categories.

$1,978
Cost of Living
$2,601
Average Salary
$1,324
Average House Rent

Rent Per Month

Name
Price
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre
$1,019.53
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre
$709.51
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre
$1,852.71
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre
$1,302.63

Salaries And Financing

Name
Price
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax)
$2,602.07
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate
%1.89

Utilities (Monthly)

Name
Price
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
$274.6
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans)
$0.12
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)
$33.62

Markets

Name
Price
Milk (regular), (1 liter)
$0.91
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)
$1.54
Eggs (regular) (12)
$2.32
Local Cheese (1kg)
$11.34
Water (1.5 liter bottle)
$0.63
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range)
$5.92
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle)
$0.96
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.55
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro)
$7.15
Apples (1kg)
$2.44
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg)
$8.3
Oranges (1kg)
$2.4
Potato (1kg)
$1.71
Lettuce (1 head)
$1.23
Rice (white), (1kg)
$2.11
Tomato (1kg)
$2.69
Banana (1kg)
$1.64
Onion (1kg)
$1.61
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)
$14.62

Transportation

Name
Price
One-way Ticket (Local Transport)
$2.88
Monthly Pass (Regular Price)
$88.48
Gasoline (1 liter)
$1.58
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
$23,166.35
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)
$4.26
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)
$2.45
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)
$44.43
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car)
$22,695.84

Clothing And Shoes

Name
Price
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar)
$84.76
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...)
$37.35
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range)
$91.26
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes
$119.81

Restaurants

Name
Price
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant
$8.89
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
$45.35
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)
$8.04
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught)
$3.86
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$3.74
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)
$2.31
Water (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.93
Cappuccino (regular)
$2.88

Sports And Leisure

Name
Price
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
$35.22
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend)
$20.86
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat
$12.29

Childcare

Name
Price
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child
$200.11
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
$8,530.45

Buy Apartment Price

Name
Price
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre
$6,847.48
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre
$4,456.93