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Cost of Living Comparison:
East Lansing, Michigan - Boston, Massachusetts

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A salary of $78,000 in East Lansing, Michigan should increase to $140,981 in Boston, Massachusetts

Cost of Living IndexesEast LansingBoston
Overall94169.9
Food93.8121.8
Housing85268.8
Utilities97.3149
Transportation100.2105.2
Health103.5124.7
Miscellaneous98130.8
100=national average

  COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Boston is 81% more expensive than East Lansing.
Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Housing is 216% more expensive in Boston.

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