A Cost Engineer earns an average salary of £34,704 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. Experience strongly influences income for this job.

£20,769 - £56,460
MEDIAN: £34,703

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£20,769 - £56,460  
£596 - £7,047  
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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).
£21,249 - £64,664  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 54
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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £35,692

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Cost Engineer Advice

What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Cost Engineer in Farnborough:
"Focus On Planning."
Understand how the role fits in with the big picture of the project controls skill set covering estimating, planning and cost control.

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Experience Affects Cost Engineer Salaries

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Skills That Affect Cost Engineer Salaries

Cost Accounting
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Project Management
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24 %
76 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 45%
dental benefits
Dental: 21%
medical benefits
Vision: 15%
dental benefits
None: 52%