The average salary for a Construction Estimator in Washington, District of Columbia is $73,459 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$48,722 - $106,040
(Median)
$49K
$73K
$110K
MEDIAN: $73,458
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$48,722 - $106,040  
   
Bonus
$4,861  
Profit Sharing
$2,500  
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$46,305 - $105,088  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 17

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About Washington, District of Columbia

District of Columbia, District of Columbia
672,228
Male:
319,705 (47.6%)
Female:
352,523 (52.4%)
Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as "Washington", "the District", or simply "D.C.", is the capital of the United States. The signing of the Residence Act on July 16, 1790, approved the creation of a capital district located along the Potomac River on the country's East Coast. The U.S. Constitution provided for a federal district under the exclusive jurisdiction of the Congress and the District is therefore not a part of any state. The states of Maryland and Virginia each donated land to form the federal district, which included the pre-existing settlements of Georgetown and Alexandria. Named in honor of President George Washington, the City of Washington was founded in 1791 to serve as the new national capital. In 1846, Congress returned the land originally ceded by Virginia; in 1871, it created a single municipal government for the remaining portion of the District. Washington had an estimated...
Washington:
$75,628
District of Columbia:
$75,628
$1,417
Washington:
$551,300
District of Columbia:
$551,300
5.0%

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Experience Affects Construction Estimator Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 9%

National Average
$73,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 4%

Experienced
up arrow 9%

Skills That Affect Construction Estimator Salaries

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 8%

Construction Estimating
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

National Average
$73,000

Blueprints
up arrow 3%

Autodesk Quantity Takeoff
up arrow 4%

Contractor Management
up arrow 5%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 8%

Project Management
up arrow 8%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
medical benefits
Vision: 44%
dental benefits
None: 13%
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