Cost of living in Zurich, Switzerland vs San Francisco, California, United States

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These prices were last updated on March 02, 2021. Exchange rate: 1.101 USD / CHF
This comparison is based on abundant and consistent data. It is based on 1,101 prices entered by 169 different people.

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Cost of living in Zurich (Switzerland) is 5% more expensive than in San Francisco, California (United States)

For example, you would need at least $13,624 (CHF 12,377) in Zurich to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with $13,000 in San Francisco, California.

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