Sign in to join the discussion or ask one of our experts another question.


Al Ain living costs?


RedPanda's picture
By RedPanda - Posted on
20 February 2017

Hello dear friends, I got a job offer from one of the schools in Al Ain, but I am still thinking if it is a right decision to accept it. I am offered 8500 plus 2-bedroom shared accomodation, will this money be enough for living in Al Ain and for some savings.
thank you in advance.

Meagan's picture
Offline
Last seen: 15 hours 37 min ago
Joined: 07/07/2016

Living in:
Cape Town, South Africa

From:
Cape Town, South Africa

Hi RedPanda,

Will you be moving by yourself or with a family/partner?

It's always difficult to give someone advice on whether their salary is enough and how much they'll be able to save because everyone has a different standard of living and different spending habits. In general, though, the cost of living in Abu Dhabi is quite high. You can have a look at our Cost of Living in Abu Dhabi page for a rough idea of what it will cost to live there. At the bottom there's a table with common expenses which might be useful in drawing up a rough budget. You can find a more detailed version of this on websites like Numbeo and Expatistan.

Good luck!

M
Your rating: None
Anonymous
Anonymous's picture

Hi Meagan,
Thanks for your answer, I am moving alone, at first I thought that the money I was offered is quite OK, but now I am worrying a bit

Your rating: None

Post new comment

Please only respond to the original question. If you have a new question, click here
By submitting this form, you accept the Mollom privacy policy.

Comment Note

If you are not logged in, your comment will first be moderated before showing up on the page. Thanks for being patient. Please don't resubmit your comment when you don't see it appear immediately.

If you browser seems to hang when submitting a comment, please click here and reload the main Q and A Forum Page.

Read more posts about Abu Dhabi

Search Expat Arrivals

Become our local expat expert for your area!

Become our local expat expert for your area! We are looking for contributors to help make this the ultimate guide for expats. Get in touch if you can provide useful info on your city or answer forum questions from new expats.
Find out more.

Got a question about your new country?

X
Login with your Facebook account (Recommended)
, after login or registration your account will be connected.