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Cost of Living in Amman | Jordan

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$972
$2320
🛋️ Without rent
$596
$1702
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$376
$618
🍽️ Food
$348
$892
🚐 Transport
$135
$349
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$649
🏙️ Population
4.01M

The average cost of living in Amman is $972, which is close to the world's average cost of living, ranked 5451st out of 9294 in our global list and 2nd out of 8 in Jordan.

The median after-tax salary is $649, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.7 months. Ranked 1239th (TOP 14%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 2nd best city to live in Jordan. With an estimated population of 4.01M, Amman is the 1st largest city in Jordan.

✈️ Closest airport6 kmAmman-Marka International Airport
😷 Air qualityModerate21 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank1578University of Jordan
Cost of living in Amman infographic

Prices in Amman

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$8.48
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$42.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.02
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$7.48
☕ Cappuccino
$4.07
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.52

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.48
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.46
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.06
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.02
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.79
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.5
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.1
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.85
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.83
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.58
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.85
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.98
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.81
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.35
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.66
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$22.6
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.82
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.29
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.97
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.51
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.83
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.57

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.71
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$51
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.69
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.28

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$392
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$262
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$674
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$457
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$55.3
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$85.4
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$32.4
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
8.09%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1483
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$878

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$68.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$31.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.2
👖 Brand Jeans
$79.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$105
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$232
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$4914

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