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Cost of Living Comparison:
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania - San Diego, California

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A salary of $55,161 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania should increase to $104,054 in San Diego, California

Cost of Living IndexesPittsburghSan Diego
Overall88166
Food100.5106.8
Housing60.7291.9
Utilities97.1101.1
Transportation108.1112.1
Health95.4110.9
Miscellaneous98.7102.7
100=national average

  COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
San Diego is 89% more expensive than Pittsburgh.
Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Housing is 380% more expensive in San Diego.

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