Hidupid – Among the big cities in Indonesia, Makassar is comparatively the cheapest one. This city is considered a metropolitan city in Indonesia if you value the infrastructure and development. Below is the cost of living in Makassar to help you plan your next visit.

Restaurants USD IDR
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 2.13 $ 30,000.00 Rp
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 10.67 $ 150,000.00 Rp
McMeal at McDonald’s (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 3.20 $ 45,000.00 Rp
Domestic Beer (0.5-liter draught) 2.42 $ 34,000.00 Rp
Imported Beer (0.33-liter bottle) 3.34 $ 47,000.00 Rp
Cappuccino (regular) 1.85 $ 26,000.00 Rp
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 0.57 $ 8,000.00 Rp
Water (0.33-liter bottle) 0.25 $ 3,583.33 Rp
Markets
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.28 $ 18,000.00 Rp
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 0.85 $ 12,000.00 Rp
Rice (white), (1kg) 0.92 $ 13,000.00 Rp
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.02 $ 14,400.00 Rp
Local Cheese (1kg) 4.86 $ 68,333.33 Rp
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 6.64 $ 93,333.33 Rp
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.35 $ 103,333.33 Rp
Apples (1kg) 2.31 $ 32,500.00 Rp
Banana (1kg) 0.89 $ 12,498.98 Rp
Oranges (1kg) 2.56 $ 36,000.00 Rp
Tomato (1kg) 0.83 $ 11,666.67 Rp
Potato (1kg) 1.07 $ 15,000.00 Rp
Onion (1kg) 2.06 $ 29,000.00 Rp
Lettuce (1 head) 0.85 $ 12,000.00 Rp
Water (1.5-liter bottle) 0.52 $ 7,250.00 Rp
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 13.51 $ 190,000.00 Rp
Domestic Beer (0.5-liter bottle) 1.78 $ 25,000.00 Rp
Imported Beer (0.33-liter bottle) 1.88 $ 26,500.00 Rp
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 1.78 $ 25,000.00 Rp
Transportation
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.36 $ 5,000.00 Rp
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 10.67 $ 150,000.00 Rp
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 0.59 $ 8,250.00 Rp
Taxi 1 km (Normal Tariff) 0.50 $ 7,000.00 Rp
Taxi 1-hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3.91 $ 55,000.00 Rp
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.61 $ 8,568.75 Rp
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,939.45 $ 322,500,000.00 Rp
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 28,159.81 $ 395,891,666.67 Rp
Utilities (Monthly)
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 55.85 $ 785,185.19 Rp
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.11 $ 1,566.67 Rp
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 58.09 $ 816,666.67 Rp
Sports And Leisure
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 29.64 $ 416,666.67 Rp
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 4.50 $ 63,333.33 Rp
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 2.67 $ 37,500.00 Rp
Childcare
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 52.16 $ 733,333.33 Rp
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 7,113.01 $ 100,000,000.00 Rp
Clothing And Shoes
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 46.23 $ 650,000.00 Rp
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, …) 24.90 $ 350,000.00 Rp
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 42.68 $ 600,000.00 Rp
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 66.39 $ 933,333.33 Rp
Rent Per Month
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 106.70 $ 1,500,000.00 Rp
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of City Centre 53.35 $ 750,000.00 Rp
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 355.65 $ 5,000,000.00 R
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of City Centre 119.74 $ 1,683,333.33 Rp
Apartment Buying Price
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,066.95 $ 15,000,000.00 Rp
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of City Centre 294.00 $ 4,133,333.33 Rp
Salaries And Financing
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 284.52 $ 4,000,000.00 Rp
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 8.83 8.83

Prices in Makassar

These data are based on 214 entries in the past 18 months from 18 different contributors. Last update: September 2019

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