A Construction Estimator earns an average salary of C$58,498 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

C$42,461 - C$82,269
(Median)
C$42K
C$58K
C$82K
MEDIAN: C$58,497
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C$16.59 - C$31.08
(Median)
C$17
C$23
C$31
MEDIAN: C$22.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$28KC$56KC$84K
Salary
C$42,461 - C$82,269  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$10,033  
Profit Sharing
C$100.00 - C$9,000  
Commission
C$6,878  
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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C$40,214 - C$83,448  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 471
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$16C$32C$48
Hourly Rate
C$16.59 - C$31.08  
   
Hourly Tips
C$5.00  
Overtime
C$1.26 - C$46.58  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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C$0C$32KC$64KC$96K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$10,033  
   
Commission
C$6,878  
Profit Sharing
C$100.00 - C$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).
)
C$40,214 - C$83,448  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 126
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Pay by Experience Level for Construction Estimator

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$57,396

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Construction Estimator Reviews

What is it like working as a Construction Estimator?

Construction Estimator in Victoria:
"Construction Restoration."
Pros: Get to work with numbers in a relevant way (estimating), laid back atmosphere.
Cons: Disorganization, dealing with home owners, low pay.

Construction Estimator in Edmonton:
Pros: I enjoy the flexibility, challenge and versatility. Planning and designing, and being involved on projects ranging from small buildings, to hospitals to professional sporting venues.
Cons: Being the smallest piece on the totem pole. In the chemical treatment world, you are the smallest piece of the project that nobody bothers with until something goes wrong, then blame is assigned before a solution is found.

Construction Estimator in Orillia:
"The management"
Pros: Own schedule/agenda, managing others, flexible hours, high pace,
Cons: Travel, stress, location, job security, lack of assistance,

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Experience Affects Construction Estimator Salaries




National Average
C$57,000


Skills That Affect Construction Estimator Salaries

Project Management
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Contractor Management
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Construction Estimating
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Microsoft Excel
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Autodesk Quantity Takeoff
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National Average
C$57,000

Microsoft Office
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Microsoft Word
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 84 votes.

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
medical benefits
Vision: 58%
dental benefits
None: 17%
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