Real Wage Calculator
After taxes, how much of your income do you take home? How much can you buy with your hard earned wages? The bottom line? Location matters. And we can prove it.

After Tax Wages are your wages after federal income tax, state income tax and social security tax are withheld.

Purchasing power is after tax wages divided by the local cost of living index.

See how your job options stack up by comparing salaries in up to three different locations. Click here to learn more.

Enter your estimated annual gross wages, choose a location, and click “Calculate!”
Gross Wages
Location
After Tax Wages
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