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Portland, Oregon - San Jose, California

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A salary of $61,200 in Portland, Oregon should increase to $96,011 in San Jose, California

Portland U.S. Avg. San Jose
Cost of Living IndexesPortlandSan Jose
Overall125.7197.2
Food99.2118.1
Housing166.5379.8
Utilities98.1123.7
Transportation114.2112.6
Health112.5113.9
Miscellaneous105.8102.1
100=national average

San Jose is 57% more expensive than Portland.

Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.

Housing is 128% more expensive in San Jose.

San Jose Housing Options

For Sale, Apartments
Single Family Rentals

Portland Housing Options

For Sale, Apartments
Single Family Rentals


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