Mid-Career Cost Estimator Salary

Mid-Career Cost Estimators take home approximately $57K per year on average. In the world of Mid-Career Cost Estimators, total cash compensation can vary between $36K and $81K. Each package generally includes bonuses and profit sharing proceeds, and in exceptional cases, those amounts can reach heights of $8K and $5K, respectively. A fair number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and the larger part collect dental insurance. Male Mid-Career Cost Estimators are far more common among survey respondents than their female counterparts, who typically comprise less than one-third of the field. Work is enjoyable for Mid-Career Cost Estimators, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$38,576 - $80,424

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$14.79 - $34.41

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$38,576 - $80,424  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,384  
Profit Sharing
$293.61 - $5,171  
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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$35,825 - $80,527  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 256
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$14.79 - $34.41  
   
Overtime
$19.64 - $42.43  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,384  
   
Profit Sharing
$293.61 - $5,171  
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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$35,825 - $80,527  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 76
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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Cost Estimator Salaries

Financial Analysis
up arrow 10%

Construction Estimating
up arrow 7%

Microsoft Excel
0%

National Average
$54,000

Project Management
up arrow 1%

Blueprints
up arrow 8%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 9%

AutoCAD
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 50 votes.

Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 79% dental benefits Dental: 60%
vision benefits Vision: 48% employee benefits None: 20%
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