The average salary for a Construction Estimator is C$52,134 per year. A skill in Contractor Management is associated with high pay for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.
Construction Estimator Total Pay (?
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C$39,053 - C$78,264
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MEDIAN: C$52,133
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Construction Estimator Total Pay (?
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C$15.04 - C$29.46
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MEDIAN: C$20
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National Salary Data

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C$0C$27KC$54KC$81K
Salary
C$39,053 - C$78,264  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$8,204  
Profit Sharing
C$303.30 - C$10,078  
Commission
C$0.00 - C$67,500  
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$37,631 - C$80,713  
PayScale
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 19 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,234
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$18C$36C$54
Hourly Rate
C$15.04 - C$29.46  
   
Overtime
C$15.00 - C$53.53  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$8,204  
   
Commission
C$0.00 - C$67,500  
Profit Sharing
C$303.30 - C$10,078  
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$37,631 - C$80,713  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 19 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,234
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Construction Estimator Reviews

What is it like working as a Construction Estimator?
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$52,000

Skills That Affect Construction Estimator Salaries

Construction Estimating
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National Average
C$52,000
Microsoft Excel
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Microsoft Office
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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 128 votes.
Gender
Female
16%
female alumni
 
Male
84%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
7%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 78% dental benefits Dental: 75%
vision benefits Vision: 54% employee benefits None: 19%
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