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Cost of Living Comparison:
Salt Lake City, Utah - Seattle, Washington

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A salary of $50,000 in Salt Lake City, Utah should increase to $81,713 in Seattle, Washington

Cost of Living IndexesSalt Lake CitySeattle
Overall108176.5
Food94.4110.2
Housing132.9314.5
Utilities81.794
Transportation99.5113.3
Health95.3116.2
Miscellaneous98.8113.1
100=national average

  COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Seattle is 63% more expensive than Salt Lake City.
Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Housing is 136% more expensive in Seattle.

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