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Cost of Living Comparison:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

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A salary of $82,500 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania could decrease to $72,965 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Cost of Living IndexesPhiladelphiaPittsburgh
Overall99.588
Food121.2100.5
Housing68.760.7
Utilities128.797.1
Transportation106.3108.1
Health100.895.4
Miscellaneous115.798.7
100=national average

  COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Pittsburgh is 12% cheaper than Philadelphia.
Utilities are the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Utilities are 24% cheaper in Pittsburgh.

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