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Cost of Living Comparison:
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania - Rochester, Minnesota

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A salary of $150,000 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania should increase to $172,330 in Rochester, Minnesota

Cost of Living IndexesPittsburghRochester
Overall88101.1
Food100.593.8
Housing60.796.1
Utilities97.1118.1
Transportation108.1104.1
Health95.4109.2
Miscellaneous98.7104
100=national average

  COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Rochester is 15% more expensive than Pittsburgh.
Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Housing is 58% more expensive in Rochester.

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