Cost of living in Victoria (Canada) is 7% 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 710 prices entered by 93 different people.
For example, to keep the same standard of living that would require $5,200 in Albany, New York you would need to make just about $4,831 (C$6,032) in Victoria.