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Cost of Living Comparison:
Charleston, South Carolina - Seattle, Washington

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A salary of $81,600 in Charleston, South Carolina should increase to $125,129 in Seattle, Washington

Cost of Living IndexesCharlestonSeattle
Overall115.1176.5
Food106.9110.2
Housing140.7314.5
Utilities11194
Transportation97.5113.3
Health105.6116.2
Miscellaneous102.1113.1
100=national average

  COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Seattle is 53% more expensive than Charleston.
Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Housing is 123% more expensive in Seattle.

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