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Cost of Living Comparison:
Seattle, Washington - San Francisco, California

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A salary of $115,000 in Seattle, Washington should increase to $177,615 in San Francisco, California

Cost of Living IndexesSeattleSan Francisco
Overall177273
Food110122
Housing315604
Median Home Cost$761,800$1,331,100
Utilities9496
Transportation113115
Health116115
Miscellaneous113119
100=national average

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Comparison Highlights

San Francisco is 54% more expensive than Seattle.
Median Home Cost is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Median Home Cost is 74% more expensive in San Francisco.

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