The average cost of various types of mattresses is available at SleepLikeTheDead.com and Mattress.com. Sleep Like the Dead provides price ranges for mattresses that include innerspring, memory foam, air, latex, water and futon. The site also lists retailers and customer satisfaction ratings.
As of 2015, lower-priced mattresses, up to $750, tend to have construction that is less durable with a shorter warranty. Mid-priced mattresses, around $700 to $1,800, are constructed with somewhat better materials and have a warranty of at least 10 years. They often are available in showrooms and retailers, as well as online. High-priced mattresses cost upwards of $1,800 for a queen size with superior construction and materials, and a warranty of more than 10 years.
At Mattress.com, visitors can access information about the average cost of the available mattresses and a mattress buying guide. There is information on mattress care, sizes, what to consider and consumers' frequently asked questions. The site also features links to mattress brands and bed frames. Additionally, there is a "mattress matcher" where consumers can answer a few questions and access a list of mattresses that match their criteria.