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Cost of Living Comparison:
Chicago, Illinois - Boston, Massachusetts

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A salary of $92,000 in Chicago, Illinois should increase to $140,945 in Boston, Massachusetts

Cost of Living IndexesChicagoBoston
Overall111170
Food111122
Housing112269
Median Home Cost$208,900$499,400
Utilities105149
Transportation122105
Health101125
Miscellaneous106131
100=national average

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Comparison Highlights

Boston is 53% more expensive than Chicago.
Median Home Cost is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Median Home Cost is 139% more expensive in Boston.

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