🇸🇻 Cost of living and prices in El Salvador, prices of food, rent, shopping, etc. Updated Apr 2021

El Salvador is country located in Central America. Bordered by Guatemala, Honduras. El Salvador covers an area of 21,040 square kilometres. El Salvador has a population of 6,052,064 and a population density of 287.65 people per square kilometre. The official language of El Salvador is Spanish. El Salvador gross domestic product (GDP) is $24,670,000,000. GDP per capita is $ 4076. The currency in El Salvador is United States dollar. Top level domains in El Salvador: .sv

Estimated cost of living for a month without rent

931.62 USD

Total cost of living for two person with average consumption for one month will be 931.62 USD, no rent price included. Click here to calculate cost-of-living estimate in El Salvador

Cost of Living Estimate

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Restaurants prices

Meal in Inexpensive Restaurant
4.80 $
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
30.30 $
McMeal at McDonalds or Alternative Combo Meal
6.06 $
Domestic Beer, 0.5 liter Draught
1.52 $
Imported Beer, 0.33 liter Bottle
3.03 $
Cappuccino
2.69 $
Coca-Cola, 0.33 liter Bottle
0.65 $

Markets prices

Water, 0.33 liter Bottle
0.62 $
Milk, Regular,1 liter
1.28 $
Loaf of Fresh White Bread, 0.5 kg
1.49 $
White Rice, 1 kg
1.28 $
Eggs, 12 pack
1.73 $
Local Cheese, 1 kg
7.31 $
Chicken Breasts, Boneless and Skinless, 1 kg
5.23 $
Beef Round or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat, 1 kg
9.92 $
Apples, 1 kg
2.81 $
Banana, 1 kg
1.21 $
Oranges, 1 kg
1.48 $
Tomato, 1 kg
1.67 $
Potato, 1 kg
1.47 $
Onion, 1 kg
1.67 $
Lettuce, 1 head
0.88 $
Water, 1.5 liter Bottle
0.89 $
Bottle of Wine, Mid-Range Price
9.60 $
Domestic Beer, 0.5 liter Bottle
1.01 $
Imported Beer, 0.33 liter Bottle
1.77 $
Pack of Cigarettes
3.43 $

Transportation prices

One-way Ticket, Local Transport
0.25 $
Monthly Pass, Regular Price
30.30 $
Taxi Start, Normal Tariff
5.05 $
Taxi, price for 1 km, Normal Tariff
3.03 $
Taxi, price for 1 hour Waiting, Normal Tariff
10.10 $
Gasoline, 1 liter
0.79 $
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
18,180.00 $
Honda Civic 1.6 Or Alternative New Car
21,715.00 $

Utilities Per Month prices

Basic utilities for 85m2 Apartment including Electricity, Heating or Cooling, Water and Garbage
70.75 $
Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local, price per 1 min, No Discounts or Plans
0.19 $
Internet, 60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL
48.04 $

Sports And Leisure prices

Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
31.78 $
Tennis Court Rent, 1 Hour on Weekend
13.27 $

Salaries And Financing prices

Cinema ticket, 1 Seat
5.05 $
Average Monthly Net Salary, After Tax
384.05 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages for 20 Years Fixed-Rate, Yearly, Fixed-Rate
9 %

Childcare prices

Private Preschool or Kindergarten, Monthly for 1 Child
176.75 $
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
5,504.50 $

Clothing And Shoes prices

Pair of Jeans in a Chain Store Like George, H&M, Zara, etc.
47.14 $
Summer Dress in a Chain Store Like George, H&M, Zara, etc.
43.43 $
Pair of Running Shoes, Mid-Range Price
85.22 $
Pair of Leather Business Shoes
83.83 $

Rent Per Month prices

One bedroom apartment in city centre
310.86 $
One bedroom apartment outside of city centre
216.31 $
Three bedroom apartment in city centre
596.25 $
Three bedroom apartment outside of city centre
539.39 $

Buy Apartment prices

Price per m2 to Buy Apartment in City Center
1,146.63 $
Price per m2 to Buy Apartment Outside of City Center
1,069.50 $