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
₽ 225500
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Zurich , Switzerland
₽66761
₽105992
₽112204
₽39572
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
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-
-
225 500
pensions
-
-
-
20 746
city
-
-
-
2 376
other

This will depend on a canton and a chosen fund. The rate is between 0.3% and 3.4% with a maximum base of 148,200 CHF. We use 2% as an average rate.

-
-
-
4 509
health
-
-
-
508
regional
-
-
-
13 839
national
-
-
-
7 776
total
-
-
-
49 754
Employee
74 361
-
203 897
-
health
168
-
459
-
unemployment
-
-
-
-
city
798
-
2 218
-
pensions
6 247
-
14 824
-
regional
2 435
-
12 503
-
national
352
-
6 601
-
total
10 000
-
36 605
-
Employer
74 361
-
203 897
-
health
168
-
459
-
pensions
6 247
-
14 824
-
unemployment
-
-
-
-
other

This will depend on a canton and a chosen fund. The rate is between 0.1% and 3.63% for an employee. We use 2% as an average rate.

1 487
-
4 078
-
total
7 902
-
19 361
-
Corporate
142 419
225 500
-
-
regional
30 122
47 694
-
-
national
12 106
19 168
-
-
total
42 228
66 862
-
-
Dividends
100 191
158 638
-
-
withholding
35 067
55 524
-
-
total
35 067
55 524
-
-
Income
225 500
225 500
225 500
225 500
Total tax
95 197
122 386
55 966
49 754
After tax
130 303
103 114
169 534
175 746
Living cost
63 542
63 542
63 542
63 542
Free-cash
66 761
39 572
105 992
112 204

Estimated living cost  is ₽63542 per week

₽41321
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
₽5702
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
₽780
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.
₽15739
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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It is extremely rare that a Third Country National (non-EU/EFTA/Swiss and without a long-term EU resident permit) is given a residence permit based on self-employment.

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