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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 $141,649 in Salinas, California

Cost of Living IndexesAustinSalinas
Overall117135
Food89100
Housing161209
Median Home Cost$346,500$462,200
Utilities9195
Transportation101105
Health101107
Miscellaneous9996
100=national average

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Comparison Highlights

Salinas is 15% 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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