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Cost of Living Comparison:
Los Angeles, California - Seattle, Washington

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A salary of $180,500 in Los Angeles, California should increase to $191,686 in Seattle, Washington

Cost of Living IndexesLos AngelesSeattle
Overall166.2176.5
Food95.5110.2
Housing314.1314.5
Utilities11094
Transportation102.2113.3
Health93.3116.2
Miscellaneous91.4113.1
100=national average

  COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Seattle is 6% more expensive than Los Angeles.
Health is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Health is 24% more expensive in Seattle.

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