It almost completely depends on where you live. It can cost several thousand dollars a month for a small apartment in the center of a few cities like New York or San Francisco, but you can live in some suburbs and small towns for 1/4 that or less.What are the salaries in U.S.? How much do you have to earn to have a good life, like an apartment, a car, go to vacations and stuff like this? I just love the american way of living and I'm interested to know these things.
Yes, I found it and it looks like I was in the middle of responding and got interrupted but there's something about the private messaging system here I can't figure out.Sean, what is your field, and what is your partner's field? Cal Escapee, I sent you a MP a while back about my field and what I make.
And I bet both now and in the future you'll be glad. But the fact remains that most people making what you make don't have some of the expenses you do. You could, with different choices (like a slightly used truck) have a bit more for the other things.I followed my heart and hands into construction.
Question is, what do you consider the American way of living? The amount of money you require to survive depends entirely on your lifestyle.What are the salaries in U.S.? How much do you have to earn to have a good life, like an apartment, a car, go to vacations and stuff like this? I just love the american way of living and I'm interested to know these things.
No way if that's the criteria. Actually, it's one of my pet peeves. In the movies they show some guy who's a low level white collar cubical-jockey living in a Manhattan brownstone (all of it) or a fab loft. Makes me want to throw stuff at the screen.If you guys want to try to convince a foreigner that the American lifestyle that he as seen in the media and has fallen in love with can be had on a modest salary, knock yourselves out.