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Wages to live the good life

Purchasing power in Greater Copenhagen is high and it has some of the highest wage levels in the world. In fact, Greater Copenhagen has the sixth highest wage levels in the world.


Even after taxation and general price levels are taken into account, the people of Greater Copenhagen enjoy a strikingly high degree of purchasing power, while still benefitting from free healthcare, education and many other publicly provided services.

The price of the good life in Greater Copenhagen is always fair.

Thanks to extraordinarily high domestic purchasing power, you will not have to choose between living your life and working in Greater Copenhagen.

With a firm focus on work-life balance, not only will you have the means to lead a good life – you will also have the leisure time to do it.

Price and wage level comparison