The average pay for a Construction Estimator is AU$64,773 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Project and Buildsoft. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

AU$45,476 - AU$99,700
AU$45K
AU$65K
AU$100K
MEDIAN: AU$64,683
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50%
90%
AU$19.80 - AU$36.06
AU$20
AU$24
AU$36
MEDIAN: AU$24.37
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$99K
Salary AU$45,476 - AU$99,700
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$7,757
Commission AU$10,000
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$44,523 - AU$98,829
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 266
Hourly Data AU$0AU$63
Hourly Rate AU$19.80 - AU$36.06
Overtime AU$35.37
Annual Data AU$0AU$98K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$7,757
Commission AU$10,000
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$44,523 - AU$98,829
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 37

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Pay by Experience Level for Construction Estimator

Pay by Experience for a Construction Estimator has a positive trend. An entry-level Construction Estimator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$58,000 based on 182 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Construction Estimator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$77,000 based on 64 salaries. An experienced Construction Estimator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$82,000 based on 37 salaries. A Construction Estimator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$85,000 based on 22 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$63,358

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Construction Estimator Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Construction Estimator?

Construction Estimator in Gold Coast:
"Estimator."
Pros: The people I work with are good people.
Cons: I do not get paid enough for the amount of work I do.

Construction Estimator in Cairns:
"Cost estimator."
Pros: Estimating, winning project work, and providing a service to the client.
Cons: Losing work to under valued bids.

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Key Stats for Construction Estimator

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
8%
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Experience Affects Construction Estimator Salaries

▲34%

▲29%

▲21%

National Average
AU$63,000

▼9%

Skills That Affect Construction Estimator Salaries

▲30%

Buildsoft
▲20%





National Average
AU$63,000

▼1%





Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 5%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 94%
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