The cost of living in Arkansas (AR) is lower than the nationwide average. The average yearly pay in Arkansas is $38,941.00, which is lower than the U.S. average annual salary by $10,867.00.
The consumer price index (CPI) of 206 in Arkansas is 8.04% lower than the U.S. city average CPI of 224.
This is calculated by averaging the information about the major
metropolitan areas of the state and not by taking the state cost
of living information directly. The factors in the calculation
include the average Arkansas annual salary, Arkansas
tax rates and the regional Arkansas consumer price index.