Cost of Living Calculator - Arlington, VA

Cost of Living in Arlington, VA is

43% higher

than the National Average

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Enter your current job title and salary below to see what you would need to earn in Arlington, Virginia in order to maintain your standard of living. Plus, see the median salary for your job title in Arlington, Virginia.

Whether you're considering relocation to Arlington, Virginia or just curious about the cost of living in Arlington, Virginia, 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 Arlington, Virginia, you might want to investigate local mortgage rate options before you put your house up for sale.

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