SALARY CALCULATION Atlanta, United States - Expatistan

 
SALARY CALCULATION Atlanta, United States - Expatistan
SALARY CALCULATION

                  Atlanta,
             United States
                   Dublin,
                   Ireland
SALARY CALCULATION Atlanta, United States - Expatistan
SALARY CALCULATION                                                    ATLANTA (UNITED STATES) - DUBLIN (IRELAND)

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Atlanta (United States) -
Dublin (Ireland)
Cálculo de Salario preparado por Expatistan el 21 de febrero de
2019. Cambio de ciudad entre Atlanta (Estados Unidos) y Dublín
(Irlanda).

Report date: February 21, 2019                                        Destination city: Dublin, Ireland
Base city: Atlanta, United States                                     Destination currency: EUR
Base currency: USD                                                    Index profile: Standard
Exchange rate used: 1 USD = 0.880 EUR

                                                                                                               108 000 USD
 Current NET in Atlanta
                                                                                                               (95 061 EUR)

                                                                                                                 30 240 USD
 NET amount required to cover cost of living difference                                      +28.0%
                                                                                                               (26 617 EUR)

 Equivalent NET in Dublin                                                                                       138 240 USD
 (current net in Atlanta + cost of living difference)                                                         (121 678 EUR)

Salary Adjustment

          Current NET in                                                                                  108 000 USD
              ATLANTA                                                                                     (95 061 EUR)

            Cost of living
                                                                                                           30 240 USD
              difference
                                                                                                          (26 617 EUR)
                  +28.0%

      Equivalent NET in                                                                                    138 240 USD
               DUBLIN                                                                                     (121 678 EUR)

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SALARY CALCULATION                                        ATLANTA (UNITED STATES) - DUBLIN (IRELAND)

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Cost of living difference
The cost of living in Dublin, Ireland is 28.0% more expensive than
in Atlanta, United States

                                                          Atlanta,          Dublin,
                                                                                          Difference
                                                     United States          Ireland

 Food category                                                   100           115            +14%

 Housing category                                                100           132            +32%

 Clothes category                                                100           112            +12%

 Transportation category                                         100           153            +53%

 Personal Care category                                          100            89             -10%

 Entertainment category                                          100           121            +20%

 COMPLETE COST OF LIVING                                         100           128          +28.0%

                                               Atlanta          Dublin

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SALARY CALCULATION                                            ATLANTA (UNITED STATES) - DUBLIN (IRELAND)

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Food category details:
    Food cost difference: +14%
    Items included in this category: 13
    Weight of food in global index: 19%

                                                 Atlanta          Dublin

                                           Atlanta                         Dublin            Number
                                                                                            of prices   Difference
                                          USD          EUR              USD         EUR         used
 Basic lunchtime menu (including
                                      13.30           11.71          14.46          12.73        111        +8.7%
 a drink) in the business district

 Combo meal in fast food
 restaurant (Big Mac Meal or              6.98             6.14         8.63         7.60        100       +23.8%
 similar)

 Boneless chicken breast                  4.09             3.60         4.89         4.30         73       +19.6%

 Whole fat milk                           0.82             0.72         1.42         1.25         91       +72.4%

 Eggs, large                              2.91             2.56         4.25         3.74         88       +46.1%

 Tomatoes                                 3.30             2.91         2.78         2.45         55       -15.7%

 Local cheese                             4.89             4.31         5.66         4.98         57       +15.6%

 Apples                                   3.20             2.82         2.49         2.19         54       -22.4%

 Potatoes                                 1.71             1.51         1.27         1.12         49       -25.9%

 Domestic beer in the supermarket         2.82             2.48         2.66         2.34         72        -5.6%

 Red table wine, good quality         12.50           11.00          14.91          13.12         90       +19.2%

 Coca-Cola                                1.82             1.60         2.67         2.35         83       +46.5%

 Bread                                    1.88             1.65         1.80         1.58         65        -4.2%

 TOTAL                                                                                         1 049        +14%

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SALARY CALCULATION                                            ATLANTA (UNITED STATES) - DUBLIN (IRELAND)

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Housing category
details:
     Housing cost difference: +32%
     Items included in this category: 11
     Weight of housing in global index: 32%

                                                 Atlanta          Dublin

                                         Atlanta                           Dublin            Number
                                                                                            of prices   Difference
                                       USD              EUR              USD        EUR         used

 Furnished accommodation in
                                      1 565            1 378         2 536          2 233        262       +62.1%
 EXPENSIVE area

 Furnished accommodation in
                                      1 199            1 056         2 014          1 772         97       +67.9%
 NORMAL area

 Utilities                              196                173           171         151          69       -12.9%

 Furnished studio in EXPENSIVE
                                      1 506            1 325         1 724          1 517         71       +14.5%
 area

 Furnished studio in NORMAL
                                        819                721       1 272          1 119         61       +55.3%
 area

 Utilities (studio)                     141                125           127         112          41       -10.3%

 Internet 8 Mbps                      46.64            41.05         49.05          43.18         61        +5.2%

 40″ flat screen TV                     364                320           452         398          45       +24.2%

 Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch,
 Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or               116                102           126         111          35        +8.8%
 equivalent brands)

 Laundry detergent                      9.35               8.23      11.20           9.86         38       +19.8%

 Domestic cleaning help               21.89            19.26         14.28          12.57         48       -34.8%

 TOTAL                                                                                         1 029        +32%

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SALARY CALCULATION                                           ATLANTA (UNITED STATES) - DUBLIN (IRELAND)

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Clothes category
details:
    Clothes cost difference: +12%
    Items included in this category: 4
    Weight of clothes in global index: 6%

                                                 Atlanta         Dublin

                                            Atlanta                       Dublin            Number
                                                                                           of prices   Difference
                                       USD             EUR              USD        EUR         used
 Jeans (Levis 501 or similar)         52.62           46.32         95.11          83.72         45       +80.7%

 Summer dress in a High Street
 Store (Zara, H&M or similar          51.46           45.29         38.42          33.82         40       -25.3%
 retailers)

 Sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or
                                      77.50           68.21             100        88.22         50       +29.3%
 equivalent brands)

 Men’s leather business shoes           119                105          105        92.40         41       -11.7%

 TOTAL                                                                                          176        +12%

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SALARY CALCULATION                                          ATLANTA (UNITED STATES) - DUBLIN (IRELAND)

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Transportation
category details:
    Transportation cost difference: +53%
    Items included in this category: 4
    Weight of transportation in global index: 22%

                                               Atlanta          Dublin

                                          Atlanta                        Dublin             Number
                                                                                           of prices   Difference
                                       USD           EUR              USD          EUR         used

 Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV
 (or equivalent), with no extras,     21 479        18 906       27 876           24 536         33       +29.8%
 new

 Gasoline                               0.73             0.64         1.60          1.41         73     +119.0%

 Public transport                      91.13         80.21            131           115          82       +43.6%

 Taxi trip on a business day, basic
                                       18.89         16.62         19.36           17.04         59        +2.5%
 tariff, 8 Km. (5 miles)

 TOTAL                                                                                          345        +53%

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SALARY CALCULATION                                         ATLANTA (UNITED STATES) - DUBLIN (IRELAND)

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Personal care category
details:
    Personal care cost difference: -10%
    Items included in this category: 9
    Weight of personal care in global index: 6%

                                              Atlanta          Dublin

                                         Atlanta                        Dublin            Number
                                                                                         of prices   Difference
                                       USD          EUR              USD         EUR         used

 Cold medicine (Tylenol, Frenadol,
                                       6.99             6.15         5.95         5.24         27       -14.8%
 Coldrex, or equivalent brands)

 Antibiotics                          29.50        25.96          22.64          19.92         15       -23.3%

 Short visit to private Doctor        86.08        75.77          63.65          56.02         61       -26.1%

 Tampons (Tampax, OB, ...)             6.28             5.52         6.17         5.44         20        -1.6%

 Deodorant, roll-on                    3.72             3.28         3.51         3.09         32        -5.7%

 Hair shampoo 2-in-1                   4.75             4.18         5.48         4.82         28       +15.5%

 Toilet paper                          3.21             2.82         2.17         1.91         36       -32.2%

 Toothpaste                            1.80             1.59         2.65         2.33         39       +46.9%

 Standard men's haircut in expat
                                      20.79        18.30          17.45          15.36         47       -16.1%
 area of the city

 TOTAL                                                                                        338         -10%

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SALARY CALCULATION                                          ATLANTA (UNITED STATES) - DUBLIN (IRELAND)

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Entertainment category
details:
    Entertainment cost difference: +20%
    Items included in this category: 11
    Weight of entertainment in global index: 15%

                                               Atlanta          Dublin

                                          Atlanta                        Dublin            Number
                                                                                          of prices   Difference
                                       USD           EUR              USD         EUR         used
 Basic dinner out in neighborhood
                                       42.57        37.47          44.48          39.15         70        +4.5%
 pub

 Movies                                25.27        22.24          25.20          22.18         83        -0.3%

 Theater (best available seats)         228              200          113         99.42         34       -50.4%

 Nice dinner at an Italian
                                       74.20        65.31          78.76          69.32         65        +6.1%
 restaurant

 Cocktail drink in downtown club       12.03        10.58          12.56          11.05         65        +4.4%

 Cappuccino in expat area of the
                                        5.05             4.44         3.76         3.31         55       -25.4%
 city

 Beer in neighbourhood pub              5.68             5.00         6.73         5.93         70       +18.5%

 iPad Wi-Fi 128GB                       367              323          603          531          17       +64.1%

 Prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts    0.38             0.33         0.54         0.47         20       +42.0%
 or plans)

 Gym membership in business
                                       62.38        54.91          50.23          44.21         52       -19.5%
 district

 Marlboro cigarettes                    5.94             5.23      13.61          11.98         48     +129.2%

 TOTAL                                                                                         598        +20%

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Description of products and
services considered

Food Category
 Product or Service                   Description

 Basic lunchtime menu (including a    A lunchtime menu special including a drink for one customer, at a restaurant
 drink) in the business district      located in the city’s business district.

 Combo meal in fast food restaurant   A combo meal consisting of a main item with a side dish and a drink,
 (Big Mac Meal or similar)            purchased at an international fast-food restaurant such as McDonald’s.

                                      500 grams of unboned chicken breast, grade A, purchased in a supermarket in
 Boneless chicken breast
                                      the city center.

 Whole fat milk                       1 liter of whole fat milk, purchased in a supermarket in the city center.

 Eggs, large                          A dozen large chicken eggs, purchased in a supermarket in the city center.

                                      1 kilogram of standard tomatoes, purchased in a supermarket in the city
 Tomatoes
                                      center.

                                      500 grams of locally produced cheese, purchased in a supermarket in the city
 Local cheese
                                      center.

                                      1 kilogram of locally grown apples, purchased in a supermarket in the city
 Apples
                                      center.

                                      1 kilogram (2 pounds) of standard potatoes, purchased in a supermarket in the
 Potatoes
                                      city center.

                                      0.5 liters bottle or can of domestic beer, including container charges if
 Domestic beer in the supermarket
                                      applicable, purchased in a supermarket in the city center.

                                      A standard 750-milliliter bottle of good quality red table wine, imported or
 Red table wine, good quality
                                      domestic, purchased in a supermarket in the city center.

                                      2 liters bottle of Coca-Cola or Pepsi, purchased in a supermarket in the city
 Coca-Cola
                                      center.

 Bread                                250 grams of bread, typically consumed variety, consumer grade.

Housing Category
 Product or Service                   Description

 Furnished accommodation in           Monthly rent for a renovated 85 m2 furnished apartment, in expensive area of
 EXPENSIVE area                       the city.

 Furnished accommodation in           Monthly rent for a renovated 85 m2 furnished apartment, in an average
 NORMAL area                          residential area of the city.

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Description of products and
services considered

Housing Category (Continuation)
 Product or Service                    Description

                                       The bill, for two people, for one month’s use of heating, electricity, gas and
 Utilities
                                       other utilities in an 85 m2 (915 ft2) apartment.

                                       Monthly rent for a renovated 45 m2 furnished studio, in expensive area of the
 Furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area
                                       city.

                                       Monthly rent for a renovated 45 m2 furnished studio, in an average residential
 Furnished studio in NORMAL area
                                       area of the city.

                                       The bill, per person, for one month’s use of heating, electricity, gas and other
 Utilities (studio)
                                       utilities in a 45 m2 (480 ft2) studio apartment.

 Internet 8 Mbps                       Monthly price for 8 Mbps unlimited residential internet connection.

                                       A 40-inch (101-centimeter) flat-screen TV from a known, international brand,
 40″ flat screen TV
                                       purchased new.

 Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch,
                                       A medium-sized 800/900 Watt microwave from a known, international brand,
 Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent
                                       purchased new.
 brands)

                                       A 3-liter (100-ounce) bottle of liquid laundry detergent for colored clothing,
 Laundry detergent
                                       purchased in a supermarket in the city center.

 Domestic cleaning help                Cost per hour of domestic help, not on full-time basis.

Clothes Category
 Product or Service                    Description

                                       A pair of Levi’s 501 jeans, current season, no sales or discount, in brand shop
 Jeans (Levis 501 or similar)
                                       at shopping mall.

 Summer dress in a High Street Store   A standard female summer dress of the current season, with no sales or
 (Zara, H&M or similar retailers)      discount, in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers)

 Sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or         A pair of brand sports shoes (Adidas, Nike,...), in season, in shopping mall
 equivalent brands)                    sports shop.

 Men’s leather business shoes          A pair of male leather business shoes, good quality, in the center.

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Description of products and
services considered

Transportation Category
 Product or Service                     Description

 Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or     Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV 6 vel. (or equivalent), with no extras,
 equivalent), with no extras, new       purchased new in a brick and mortar dealership.

 Gasoline                               1 liter of gasoline, 98 unleaded, in medium priced gas station in city center.

                                        Monthly pass for the integrated public transport system covering the core city.
 Public transport                       Alternatively, where monthly passes are not offered, the price equivalent of 2
                                        trips a day between the business centre and a typical residential area.

 Taxi trip on a business day, basic     Taxi fare to travel 8 kilometers (5 miles) through the center of the city on a
 tariff, 8 Km. (5 miles)                weekday at noon.

Personal care Category
 Product or Service                     Description

 Cold medicine (Tylenol, Frenadol,      A package of flu-relief medicine, from a known, international brand, with doses
 Coldrex, or equivalent brands)         for 6 days.

                                        A 12-pack of antibiotic pills or tablets purchased from a pharmacy, hospital or
 Antibiotics
                                        doctor’s office.

 Short visit to private Doctor          Follow-up or other routine visit (15 minutes) to a private, non-specialist doctor.

 Tampons (Tampax, OB, ...)              A box of 32 tampons, of good quality, from a known, international brand.

 Deodorant, roll-on                     50-milliliter roll-on male deodorant from a known consumer brand.

                                        A 400-milliliter (12-ounce) bottle of 2-in-1 shampoo/conditioner of a known
 Hair shampoo 2-in-1
                                        international brand, purchased in a supermarket in the city center.

                                        Package of 4 rolls of known brand toilet paper (2 layers), purchased in a
 Toilet paper
                                        supermarket in the city center.

 Toothpaste                             A 75-milliliter tube of toothpaste from a known, international brand.

 Standard men's haircut in expat area   A standard men’s haircut in the city center.
 of the city

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Description of products and
services considered

Entertainment Category
 Product or Service                       Description

 Basic dinner out in neighborhood pub     A basic pub meal for two in a residential or local area pub, not including drinks.

                                          2 seats in city center movie theater for an international release on evening
 Movies
                                          session, without discounts.

                                          2 tickets to the best seats available in the city theater for a dramatic or musical
 Theater (best available seats)
                                          performance.

                                          A dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area of the city including
 Nice dinner at an Italian restaurant
                                          appetisers, main course, wine and dessert

                                          1 standard cocktail (mojito, cuba-libre,...) in downtown club, on weekend’s
 Cocktail drink in downtown club
                                          night.

                                          A 150 to 240 milliliter (5 to 8 ounce) cup of cappuccino from a café located in
 Cappuccino in expat area of the city
                                          the expat area of the city.

 Beer in neighbourhood pub                1 large beer (0.5 liters, 1 pint, or equivalent) in expat neighbourhood pub.

                                          1 iPad 128GB, Wi-Fi only (no Cellular), purchased new from the Apple store or
 iPad Wi-Fi 128GB
                                          an authorized reseller.

 Prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or   1 minute calling another domestic number, using a prepaid mobile (no
 plans)                                   discounts or plans).

 Gym membership in business district      Monthly membership in centrical branch of known Gym chain.

 Marlboro cigarettes                      1 20-cigarette pack of Marlboro Reds

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SALARY CALCULATION                                                 ATLANTA (UNITED STATES) - DUBLIN (IRELAND)

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Underlying data points                                         Products and services
Total sample size (different prices, surveys, products,        included in the index
...) used to create the report:
                                                               The Expatistan cost of living index is based on a
     Number of prices used in the calculation: 3 535           basket containing 57 products and services
     Number of surveys: 713                                    representative of the goods and services that a
     Categories included in the calculation: 6                 representative expatriate purchases on a regular basis.
                                                               Brands, qualities and locations of the products in the
     Items included in the calculation: 57
                                                               basket are tailored to expatriate communities rather

Methodology                                                    than to local residents. All reported prices include local
                                                               taxes paid at the time of purchase, such as sales or
Expatistan collects data continuously through an online        value added taxes, where applicable.
survey available to expatriates at expatistan.com. The             The products in the index are grouped into the
survey gathers constantly updated price points for a           following categories: food, housing, clothing,
wide set of products and services representative of            transportation, personal care and entertainment.
'expatriates' common expenses. The collected data                 Some products and categories are not covered by
undergoes validation, statistical analysis and testing. It     the cost of living index. These include:
is cross-checked and enhanced with data from other
sources available online, including the UN Statistics               Health care
Division and the World Bank. Spurious data is detected              Taxes
and discarded.                                                      Education
   The index is calculated net-to-net, excluding taxes              Travel
other than those charged at the moment of payment,
                                                                    Insurance
such as sales or value-added taxes. Inflation rates are
                                                                    Furniture
used to update data when appropriate.
                                                                    Jewelery
    More information on the methodology can be found
at https://www.expatistan.com/salary-                               Illegal substances and services
calculator/benefits#moreInfo.
                                                               Note on exchange rates
Category weights                                               Exchange rates are used to convert prices in the
     Food: 19%                                                 destination city into the home city’s currency before the
                                                               index is calculated. The exchange rates used in this
     Housing: 32%
                                                               report are those reported by Currencylayer on the day
     Clothes: 6%
                                                               the report is issued.
     Transportation: 22%
                                                                   In countries where the official exchange rate is
     Personal Care: 6%                                         artificially set and the real exchange rate used in
     Entertainment: 15%                                        everyday transactions is significantly different from the
                                                               official rate (in Venezuela, for example), an alternative
                                                               or parallel rate may be used.

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