Whether you're considering relocation to Vero Beach, Florida or just curious about the cost of living in Vero Beach, Florida, the PayScale Cost of Living Calculator is the place to begin your research. When looking at the cost of living charts below, be sure to pay attention to the housing expense category. Housing costs and mortgage rates can vary by city because local banks can have different mortgage rates from their national competition. If you are serious about relocation to Vero Beach, Florida, you might want to investigate local mortgage rate options before you put your house up for sale.
Cost of Living in Florida
Living near a warm, sunny beach sounds like a luxury to most people, but moving to Vero Beach, Florida can turn ocean-side living into a reality. Located on the east side of Florida, Vero Beach is just north of popular vacation destinations such as West Palm Beach, Fort Lauderdale and Miami. The Cost of Living in Vero Beach, Florida
is quite comparable to the national average. And a relatively low cost of housing makes it easier to move to this sunny locale. The chart above shows that the cost of utilities is higher than the national average, which may be due to the use of air conditioning on hot Florida days! When it comes to other expenses, the cost of living in Vero Beach is lower than in most major cities in the United States. If you're looking for a change of pace and a sunny locale, Vero Beach may be the place for you. To compare the cost of living in your current location to the cost of living in Florida, and see if moving to the Sunshine State is right for you, use PayScale's Cost of Living Calculator
Average Salary in Vero Beach, Florida
Working near the beach may provide a great view from the office, but will the job pay well? Looking at Salaries in Vero Beach, Florida by Job Title
, we can get an idea of the typical income level for various positions. Some of the higher paid positions on the chart include registered nurse, restaurant manager, and aerospace engineer. Median Starting Salaries in Vero Beach
are around $40,000. After 20 years of experience, median salaries only increase to around $55,000, but keep in mind that the low cost of living here helps to make up for what might seem like a relatively low salary range. To see which fields tend to offer higher salaries, see the chart on Salaries in Vero Beach by Industry
Cost of Living Comparison
Are you interested in living on one of the Florida beaches just south of Vero Beach? Use PayScale's Cost of Living Calculator to help you decide which city is best for you.
Cost of Living in Florida: West Palm Beach
Cost of Living in Florida: Fort Lauderdale
Cost of Living in Florida: Miami