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Cost of Living in Salta | Argentina

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$431
$1119
🛋️ Without rent
$257
$763
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$174
$356
🍽️ Food
$170
$443
🚐 Transport
$31.9
$83.9
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$454
🏙️ Population
535k

The average cost of living in Salta is $431, which is in the top 8% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 8514th out of 9294 in our global list and 46th out of 123 in Argentina.

The median after-tax salary is $454, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.1 months. Ranked 5754th (TOP 62%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 16th best city to live in Argentina. With an estimated population of 535k, Salta is the 7th largest city in Argentina.

✈️ Closest airport11 kmMartin Miguel De Guemes International Airport
😷 Air qualityModerate14.6 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank2715National University of Salta
Cost of living in Salta infographic

Prices in Salta

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.93
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.23
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.22
☕ Cappuccino
$0.93
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.85

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.83
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.53
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.57
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.74
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.71
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.08
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.9
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.95
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.28
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.56
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.96
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.38
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.64
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.56
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.72
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$3.89
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.81
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.73
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$1.69
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$1.27
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$0.45
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.48

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.37
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$19.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$2.78
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.87

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$199
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$82.5
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$431
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$221
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$47
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$71.9
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$21.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
49.68%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1261
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$873

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$15.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$3.46
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$14.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.05
👖 Brand Jeans
$58.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$58.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$123
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2706