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Cost of Living Comparison:
Salem, Oregon - Olympia, Washington

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A salary of $100,000 in Salem, Oregon should increase to $107,579 in Olympia, Washington

Cost of Living IndexesSalemOlympia
Overall108116
Food104107
Housing112133
Median Home Cost$261,200$300,200
Utilities9590
Transportation111113
Health115117
Miscellaneous105108
100=national average

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Comparison Highlights

Olympia is 8% more expensive than Salem.
Median Home Cost is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Median Home Cost is 14% more expensive in Olympia.

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