Will your new job require you to relocate? Not sure how much you will need to earn in order to maintain or enhance your current lifestyle?

Try this free and easy to use on line calculator from Sperling’s Best Places:

http://www.bestplaces.net/col/

This calculator will provide accurate data to assist in comparing the cost of living and salary between any two Cities in the US; as well as 100 other expenses including food, housing, utilities, transportation and health care.

The site also lists and compares other factors you may want to consider such as crime rates, average temperatures, average family sizes, the percentage of single VS married residents, the number of homeowners VS renters, average education levels and other interesting data.