A Cost Estimator earns an average salary of AU$64,991 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

AU$44,766 - AU$100,882
(Median)
AU$45K
AU$65K
AU$100K
MEDIAN: AU$64,990
10%
50%
90%

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AU$20.44 - AU$30.34
(Median)
AU$
AU$24
AU$
MEDIAN: AU$24.00
50%

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Salary
AU$44,766 - AU$100,882  
   
Bonus
AU$1,600  
Profit Sharing
AU$9,000  
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$43,524 - AU$98,564  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 38
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$17AU$34AU$51
Hourly Rate
AU$24.49  
   
Overtime
AU$37.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Bonus
AU$1,600  
   
Profit Sharing
AU$9,000  
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).
)
AU$43,524 - AU$98,564  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 8
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Experience Affects Cost Estimator Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 14%

Experienced
up arrow 12%

National Average
AU$63,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 18%

Skills That Affect Cost Estimator Salaries

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 3%

Construction Estimating
up arrow 1%

National Average
AU$63,000

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 5%
dental benefits
Dental:
medical benefits
Vision:
dental benefits
None: 95%
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