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unbiased Mattress Price Comparison


August 23, 2014
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Price Range By Mattress Type
Low-Priced Mattresses (up to $700 queen)
Mid-Priced Mattresses ($700-$1800 queen)
High-Priced Mattresses ($1800+ queen)

Price Range By Mattress Type

  Price Range (twin to king) Estimated Average Price Paid
Innerspring $100 - $5000+ $1590
Memory Foam $150 - $8500 $1610
Air $450 - $7000 $1955
Latex $300 - $6000 $1870
Water $100 - $1800 $900
Futon $90 - $900 $180

Low-Priced Mattresses (up to $700 for a queen)

– Low-priced mattresses tend to have less durable construction and materials as well as fewer features than more expensive mattresses. In addition, most have short warranties (10 years or less).

– In at least 30% of cases, low-priced mattresses are used only on a temporary or occasional basis (i.e., by house guests, college students, children) as opposed to being used permanently and regularly.

– The list below is not a complete list of mattresses in the up-to-$700 (queen) price range; it includes only those mattresses for which we have collected at least 65 consumer experiences from diverse, credible sources. Select a brand for detailed ratings.

Low-Price Mattress Comparison (Sorted by Price)

  Price Range
(twin to king)
Owner Satisfaction Type
Aerobed $80-$200 76% air
Ikea $80-$1200 75% innerspring, memory foam, latex
Signature Sleep $100-$360 75% innerspring, memory foam
Spa Sensations $100-$500 82% memory foam
DHP $145 (full) 87% futon
Denver Mattress $130-$1300 62% innerspring
Aerus $150-$580 80% memory foam
Night Therapy $153-$620 82% memory foam
Sleep Innovations $240-$1500 80% memory foam
Comfort Dreams $245-$620 80% memory foam
Sealy $270-$2400 70% innerspring
Select Luxury ECO $350-$770 82% latex / foam
Simmons BeautySleep $350-$1100 63% innerspring
Ultimate Dreams $400-$900 85% latex, memory foam
Serta Perfect Sleeper $400-$1500 63% innerspring


Mid-Priced Mattresses ($700-$1800 for a queen)

– Mid-priced mattresses are almost always purchased for permanent and long-term use, as opposed to occasional and or temporary use.

– Mid-priced mattresses tend to have at least somewhat better construction, materials and features than low-priced mattresses. Warranties in this price range tend to have a length of at least 10 years.

– The list below is not a complete list of mattresses in the $700-$1800 (queen) price range; it includes only those mattresses for which we have collected at least 65 consumer experiences from diverse sources. Select a brand for detailed ratings.

Mid-Price Mattress Comparison (Sorted by Price)

  Price Range
(twin to king)
Owner
Satisfaction
Type
Serta $300-$3300 63% innerspring
Sealy Posturepedic $350-$2400 65% innerspring
Simmons Beautyrest $400-$5250 63% innerspring
Sleep Number $450-$5050 78% air
Bed in a Box $500-$2900 86% memory foam
Innomax $600-$2500 78% air
Comfortaire $720-$5100 83% air
Serta iComfort $800-$3400 77% memory foam
Simmons Comforpedic $900-$3000 78% memory foam
Sealy Optimum $1100-$4200 79% memory foam
Stearns & Foster $1150-$4700 59% innerspring


High-Priced Mattresses ($1800+ for a queen)

– The mattresses in this price range tend to use superior construction and materials and offer more features than low- and mid-priced beds. Warranty lengths tend to be 20 years+.

– Owner satisfaction overall tends to not be higher for mattresses in this price range compared to beds in the other ranges.

– The list below is not a complete list of mattresses in the $1800+ (queen) price range; it includes only those mattresses for which we have collected at least 50 owner experiences from diverse sources. Select a brand for detailed ratings.

High-Price Mattress Comparison (Sorted by Price)

  Price Range
(twin to king)
Owner Satisfaction Type
Sealy Posturepedic $350-$2400 65% innerspring
Simmons Beautyrest $400-$5250 63% innerspring
Sleep Number $450-$5050 78% air
Comfortaire $720-$5100 83% air
Serta iComfort $800-$3400 77% memory foam
Simmons Comforpedic $900-$3000 78% memory foam
Serta iSeries $950-$3300 63% innerspring
Sealy Optimum $1100-$4200 79% memory foam
Tempur-Pedic $1100-$8500 81% memory foam
Stearns & Foster $1150-$4700 59% innerspring
Duxiana $3700-$12600 74% innerspring

Remember

– Prices shown are for the mattress only and not the foundation which can cost $75-$450 depending mainly on mattress size.

– Any applicable tax and delivery fees are not included in the prices.

– Low-priced mattresses often have owner satisfaction similar to that of higher-priced mattresses.

– At least one-third of low-priced mattresses purchased by consumers are used only occasionally or temporarily.

About our unbiased mattress research methodology

Our mattress ratings are based on over 18,000 mattress owner reviews that were collected from hundreds of online message boards, customer feedback to retailers, and personal interviews.

See our mattress research methodology for complete details.

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