Cost of Living in El Salvador

Summary:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 7.00 $ 3.75-15.00
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 $ 1.00-2.50
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.00 $ 1.75-5.00
Cappuccino (regular) 2.75 $ 1.00-4.50
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 0.68 $ 0.50-1.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.71 $ 0.50-1.50
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.98 $ 4.35-10.41
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.41 $ 0.85-2.72
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.62 $ 0.27-1.00
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.26 $ 1.20-4.20
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.94 $ 1.81-4.25
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 1.85 $ 1.00-3.25
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.93 $ 2.04-5.10
Apples (1 lb) 1.39 $ 0.57-2.04
Banana (1 lb) 0.80 $ 0.33-1.00
Oranges (1 lb) 0.98 $ 0.30-1.50
Tomato (1 lb) 0.93 $ 0.45-1.60
Potato (1 lb) 0.81 $ 0.45-1.25
Onion (1 lb) 0.89 $ 0.45-1.36
Lettuce (1 head) 1.05 $ 0.65-1.50
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.00 $ 0.60-1.75
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 9.00 $ 6.00-13.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.42 $ 0.95-2.50
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.07 $ 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 $ 0.25-0.50
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 27.00 $ 15.00-65.22
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.50 $ 3.00-5.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.83 $ 3.22-6.44
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 10.00 $ 6.00-20.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.52 $ 3.00-4.00
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) 20,913.43 $ 19,000.00-23,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 57.43 $ 31.57-110.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.13 $ 0.05-0.15
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 43.19 $ 25.00-60.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 29.21 $ 10.00-50.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 21.18 $ 15.00-25.00
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) 48.46 $ 25.00-60.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 38.05 $ 20.00-60.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 80.23 $ 60.00-120.00
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 370.31 $ 175.00-800.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 300.00 $ 200.00-600.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 763.16 $ 350.00-1,500.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 629.41 $ 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) 377.39 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 8.85 5.50-15.00

Prices in El Salvador

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Last update: August 2021
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