Cost of living

Yes, in comparison with other countries, some prices are high in Luxembourg. Those for housing or food, but also clothing for example. But there are other areas where the resident’s purse is put under less of a strain. Just take fuel or electronic equipment.

Then again, the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg is better known for the level of its wages and salaries than for its consumer prices. Indeed, at 1,921 euros for an unskilled person, the country has the highest minimum wage in the European Union. In addition, employees in Luxembourg benefit by valuable social benefits, such as wage indexation.

Through our pages, you can get an idea not only of the cost of living in Luxembourg, but also of household income!

  • Updated 07-05-2015