Mid-Career Cost Estimator Salary

For Mid-Career Cost Estimators, annual average wages total $57K per year. Overall cash earnings for Mid-Career Cost Estimators stretch from $35K on the lower end to $81K near the top, and the heftiest packages can encompass around $8K from bonuses and $5K from profit sharing. Generally, women make up less than a third of all Mid-Career Cost Estimators who answered the questionnnaire. Medical benefits are awarded to a fair number, and a majority earn dental coverage. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Mid-Career Cost Estimators. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$38,515 - $80,745
(Median)
$39K
$57K
$81K
MEDIAN: $57,005
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90%

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$14.77 - $33.82
(Median)
$15
$20
$34
MEDIAN: $19.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$38,515 - $80,745  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,241  
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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$35,302 - $80,817  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 253
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$14.77 - $33.82  
   
Overtime
$19.76 - $44.60  
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$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,241  
   
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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$35,302 - $80,817  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 77
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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 51 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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