I know the first thing that comes to people’s minds when they hear that Amazon rents a room in your house is: “Oh my god, Amazon is making me rich.”

The answer is not an obvious one, but there are a number of reasons why you’d be hard pressed to say that Amazon doesn’t make you rich.

You’d be wrong.

But that’s the point.

The truth is that Amazon is only making you rich because it’s not paying its own employees well.

Here are the top 10 cities with the highest cost of living.1.

Los Angeles: $11,4002.

Chicago: $8,9003.

New York: $7,2004.

San Francisco: $6,7005.

Houston: $5,9006.

Boston: $4,9007.

Boston (Mass.): $4