Cost of Living in El Salvador

Summary:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 7.00 $ 3.90-12.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 30.00 $ 20.00-40.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 $ 5.00-7.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 1.50 $ 1.00-2.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.00 $ 1.75-5.00
Cappuccino (regular) 2.77 $ 1.00-4.50
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 0.68 $ 0.50-1.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.78 $ 0.50-1.50
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.68 $ 4.35-7.57
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.32 $ 0.85-2.39
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.62 $ 0.45-0.84
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.20 $ 1.20-4.20
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.90 $ 1.81-4.25
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 1.87 $ 1.00-3.29
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.94 $ 2.04-5.10
Apples (1 lb) 1.34 $ 0.57-2.27
Banana (1 lb) 0.76 $ 0.33-1.36
Oranges (1 lb) 0.90 $ 0.30-1.50
Tomato (1 lb) 0.92 $ 0.45-1.60
Potato (1 lb) 0.76 $ 0.45-1.25
Onion (1 lb) 0.89 $ 0.45-1.36
Lettuce (1 head) 1.02 $ 0.65-1.50
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.92 $ 0.60-1.75
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 9.00 $ 6.00-12.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.34 $ 0.95-2.14
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.98 $ 1.50-4.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 4.00 $ 3.50-5.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.25 $ 0.25-0.35
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 22.87 $ 10.87-50.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 $ 3.00-5.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.83 $ 3.22-6.44
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 10.00 $ 7.00-20.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.50 $ 3.00-3.90
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,000.00 $ 15,000.00-19,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,833.33 $ 19,000.00-23,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 60.95 $ 32.69-110.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.12 $ 0.04-0.15
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 45.41 $ 25.00-80.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 29.38 $ 15.00-50.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.27 $ 10.00-25.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 5.00 $ 4.50-7.50
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 127.81 $ 65.00-200.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 4,122.22 $ 2,400.00-7,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 49.50 $ 30.00-60.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 38.42 $ 20.00-60.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 78.91 $ 60.00-110.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 83.41 $ 50.00-120.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 384.38 $ 200.00-800.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 318.75 $ 200.00-600.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 768.42 $ 350.00-1,500.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 605.88 $ 300.00-1,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 113.48 $ 65.03-185.80
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 92.82 $ 69.68-139.35
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 378.64 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 8.63 5.50-13.00

Prices in El Salvador

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Last update: June 2021
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