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Cost of Living Comparison:
Austin, Texas - Salinas, California

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A salary of $123,000 in Austin, Texas should increase to $137,098 in Salinas, California

Cost of Living IndexesAustinSalinas
Overall130145
Food8998
Housing185247
Median Home Cost$346,500$462,200
Utilities9992
Transportation131106
Health9295
Miscellaneous100103
100=national average

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Comparison Highlights

Salinas is 11% more expensive than Austin.
Median Home Cost is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Median Home Cost is 33% more expensive in Salinas.

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