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
$ 1800
per

Your estimated
City
free-cash

Barcelona , Spain
$572
$670
$519
$761
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
-
-
-
1 800
unemployment
-
-
-
8
pensions
-
-
-
321
income
-
-
-
445
accident
-
-
-
10
other
-
-
-
1
total
-
-
-
785
Employee
610
-
1 438
-
unemployment
9
-
18
-
other
1
-
1
-
income
129
-
405
-
pensions
29
-
53
-
total
168
-
477
-
Employer
610
-
1 438
-
pensions
144
-
268
-
other
5
-
9
-
accident
12
-
22
-
unemployment
34
-
62
-
total
195
-
361
-
Corporate
996
1 800
-
-
income

The general rate of corporate tax is 25%. The lower rate of 15% is introduced for newly formed companies which applies during the first two years of operation in which taxable profit is made. We use the lower rate in our model.

149
270
-
-
total
149
270
-
-
Dividends
846
1 530
-
-
withholding
175
326
-
-
total
175
326
-
-
Income
1 800
1 800
1 800
1 800
Total tax
687
596
838
785
After tax
1 113
1 204
962
1 015
Living cost
443
443
443
443
Free-cash
670
761
519
572

Estimated living cost  is $443 per week

$326
Rent. One bedroom at downtown or an upmarket area with basic utilities which include internet connection and a mobile phone.
$31
Public transport and taxi. Monthly travel card, and a few taxi rides per week.
$6
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.
$79
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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