Cost of living in San Juan, La Union (Philippines) is 4% cheaper 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 263 prices entered by 26 different people.
For example, to keep the same standard of living that would require $4,400 in Albany, New York you would need to make just about $4,223 (Php229,509) in San Juan, La Union.