Cost of Living in Salalah

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$801
$1814
🛋️ Without rent
$431
$1247
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$370
$567
🍽️ Food
$315
$822
🚐 Transport
$36.5
$99.2
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1955
😀 Quality of life
49
🏙️ Population
178K

The average cost of living in Salalah is $801, which is in the top 35% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 6064th out of 9294 in our global list and 4th out of 4 in Oman.

The median after-tax salary is $1955, which is enough to cover living expenses for 2.4 months. Ranked 6255th (TOP 67%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 3rd best city to live in Oman. With an estimated population of 178K, Salalah is the 3rd largest city in Oman.

✈️ Closest airport 2 km Salalah Airport
😷 Air quality Moderate 32.3 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 9217 College of Applied Sciences, Salalah
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Prices in Salalah

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.2
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$12.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.23
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$9.21
 Cappuccino
$4.72
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.77
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$336
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$236
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$537
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$410
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$34.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$53.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$79.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.41%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1659
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1253
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.69
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$28.6
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.46
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.61
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.6
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.95
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.4
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.24
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.47
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.66
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.4
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.85
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.96
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.81
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.9
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.94
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.68
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.35
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.79
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$26.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.15
🚬 Cigarette pack
$7.86
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$12.6
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.58
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.67
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.67
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$60.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$8.49
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$26.6
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.58
👖 Brand Jeans
$32.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$66.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$217
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2927

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