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Cost Engineer Salary

A Cost Engineer earns an average salary of £34,820 per year. Experience strongly influences pay for this job. A skill in Project Management is associated with high pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

£24,586 - £56,702
(Median)
£25K
£35K
£57K
MEDIAN: £34,819
10%
50%
90%

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£21.70 - £54.63
(Median)
£22
£41
£55
MEDIAN: £40
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90%

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National Salary 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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£0£30K£60K£90K
Salary
£24,586 - £56,702  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £7,757  
Profit Sharing
£983 - £3,000  
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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£25,479 - £88,250  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 138
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£19£38£57
Hourly Rate
£21.70 - £54.63  
   
Overtime
£9.50 - £45.50  
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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£0£50K£100K£150K
Bonus
£0.00 - £7,757  
   
Profit Sharing
£983 - £3,000  
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).
)
£25,479 - £88,250  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 27

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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

Experienced
up arrow 41%

Mid-Career
up arrow 17%

National Average
₤38,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

Gender

Female
27 %
Male
73 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 53% dental benefits Dental: 12%
vision benefits Vision: 15% employee benefits None: 41%