Enter your average income below to estimate applicable free-cash in all major European cities. By free-cash we mean your disposable income, left in your pocket after paying tax, rent, insurance, public transport, food expenses and basic entertainment. How does it work?

average income is
€ 1600
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Athens , Greece
€778
€473
€532
€744
S + D Salary + Dividends

Salary + Dividends. A combination of a fixed monthly income with a bonus at the end of the year.

Dividends

Dividends. A single payment made annually out of accumulated profits.

Salary

Salary. A fixed monthly income you pay yourself to cover your living expenses.

Sole trader

Sole trader. You're running your business as an individual with an unlimited responsibility

Sole trader
-
-
-
1 600
unemployment
-
-
-
2
health
-
-
-
96
pensions
-
-
-
270
other
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
412
surtax
-
-
-
60
total
-
-
-
840
Employee
341
-
1 322
-
health
9
-
34
-
pensions
23
-
88
-
surtax
1
-
51
-
other
-
-
-
-
unemployment
24
-
92
-
income
57
-
356
-
total
114
-
621
-
Employer
341
-
1 322
-
pensions
46
-
176
-
unemployment
11
-
42
-
health
16
-
60
-
other
-
-
-
-
total
73
-
278
-
Corporate
1 187
1 600
-
-
income
309
416
-
-
total
309
416
-
-
Dividends
878
1 184
-
-
withholding
132
178
-
-
total
132
178
-
-
Income
1 600
1 600
1 600
1 600
Total tax
628
594
899
840
After tax
972
1 006
701
760
Living cost
228
228
228
228
Free-cash
744
778
473
532

Estimated living cost  is €228 per week

€137
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
€20
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
€5
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
€65
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
€0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
€0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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Thessaloniki , Greece
€782
€477
€536
€750
S + D Salary + Dividends

Salary + Dividends. A combination of a fixed monthly income with a bonus at the end of the year.

Dividends

Dividends. A single payment made annually out of accumulated profits.

Salary

Salary. A fixed monthly income you pay yourself to cover your living expenses.

Sole trader

Sole trader. You're running your business as an individual with an unlimited responsibility

Sole trader
-
-
-
1 600
unemployment
-
-
-
2
health
-
-
-
96
pensions
-
-
-
270
other
-
-
-
-
income
-
-
-
412
surtax
-
-
-
60
total
-
-
-
840
Employee
335
-
1 322
-
health
9
-
34
-
pensions
22
-
88
-
surtax
1
-
51
-
other
-
-
-
-
unemployment
23
-
92
-
income
56
-
356
-
total
111
-
621
-
Employer
335
-
1 322
-
pensions
45
-
176
-
unemployment
11
-
42
-
health
15
-
60
-
other
-
-
-
-
total
71
-
278
-
Corporate
1 194
1 600
-
-
income
311
416
-
-
total
311
416
-
-
Dividends
884
1 184
-
-
withholding
133
178
-
-
total
133
178
-
-
Income
1 600
1 600
1 600
1 600
Total tax
626
594
899
840
After tax
974
1 006
701
760
Living cost
224
224
224
224
Free-cash
750
782
477
536

Estimated living cost  is €224 per week

€137
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
€21
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
€5
Clothing and shoes. We estimate one pair of shoes and trainers, and several items of clothing each year, or slightly more often if you choose cheaper mass market stores. Twice as often for kids.
€61
Food and entertainment. We estimate that you will have breakfast at a cafe once a week, evening meal at a restaurant once a week, and visit bars once a week for drinks.Other days you prepare meals at home.
€0
I'm drinking at home rarely or never.
€0
I do not smoke or smoke very rarely.
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