A Construction Estimator in Los Angeles, California earns an average salary of $70,878 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. A skill in Project Management is associated with high pay for this job.

$45,139 - $101,513
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MEDIAN: $70,877
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$12.60 - $47.34
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MEDIAN: $21.00
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$45,139 - $101,513  
   
Bonus
$1,532 - $25,168  
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$35,894 - $106,573  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 28
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Hourly Rate
$12.60 - $47.34  
   
Overtime
$21.25  
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$1,532 - $25,168  
   
Total Pay (?
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$35,894 - $106,573  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 11

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About Los Angeles, California

Los Angeles County, California
3,971,896
Male:
1,958,998 (49.3%)
Female:
2,012,898 (50.7%)
Los Angeles (/lɒs ˈændʒəlᵻs/, Spanish for "The Angels"), officially the City of Los Angeles and often known by its initials L.A., is the second-most populous city in the United States after New York City, the most populous city in California, and the county seat of Los Angeles County. Situated in Southern California, Los Angeles is known for its mediterranean climate, ethnic diversity, sprawling metropolis, and as a major center of the American entertainment industry. Los Angeles lies in a large coastal basin surrounded on three sides by mountains reaching up to and over 10,000 feet (3,000 m). Historically home to the Chumash and Tongva, Los Angeles was claimed by Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo for Spain in 1542 along with the rest of what would become Alta California. The city was officially founded on September 4, 1781, by Spanish governor Felipe de Neve. It became a part of Mexico in 1821 following the Mexican...
Los Angeles:
$52,024
California:
$64,500
$1,271
Los Angeles:
$542,100
California:
$449,100
4.8%

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Pay by Experience Level for Construction Estimator

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

Key Stats for Construction Estimator

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
15%
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Experience Affects Construction Estimator Salaries


Late-Career
up arrow 37%

National Average
$65,000



Skills That Affect Construction Estimator Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 25%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 9%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 9%

Contractor Management
up arrow 9%

Autodesk Quantity Takeoff
up arrow 2%

National Average
$65,000


Project
up arrow 1%

autodesk autocad
up arrow 3%


Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 4%

AutoCAD
up arrow 5%


Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 52%
vision benefits
Vision: 48%
dental benefits
None: 30%
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