New York, San Francisco, and Boston offer some of the highest average salaries in the world. Big cities tend to offer better infrastructure and more opportunities. But if you account for the high cost of living, your paycheck won’t go as far in New York or San Francisco as it would in smaller cities. Even a six-figure salary could feel like a lot less in metros.
Places where your paycheck goes the furthest
Job site Indeed has released a report listing the top 10 US cities where your paycheck goes the furthest in 2019. The cities with the lowest pay after factoring in the cost of living are on the coast, primarily because of the high costs of housing, groceries, and healthcare. After adjusting for living c