Cost of living in San Juan, La Union (Philippines) is 6% more expensive than in Albany, New York (United States)
This comparison has some inconsistent or sparse data. It already provides a reliable comparison but it is not bullet-proof. It is based on 272 prices entered by 24 different people.
For example, you would need at least $4,543 (Php237,840) in San Juan, La Union to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with $4,300 in Albany, New York.