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Cost of Living Comparison:
Austin, Texas - Albany, New York

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A salary of $150,000 in Austin, Texas could decrease to $128,790 in Albany, New York

Cost of Living IndexesAustinAlbany
Overall117.4100.8
Food89.1103.1
Housing161.186.4
Utilities91.395.8
Transportation100.7110.6
Health101.1100.4
Miscellaneous98.9113
100=national average

  COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Albany is 14% cheaper than Austin.
Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Housing is 46% cheaper in Albany.

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