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Experienced Cost Estimator Salary

The average pay for an Experienced Cost Estimator is $60,497 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Financial Analysis, Project Management, and Construction Estimating.

$41,232 - $99,983
(Median)
$41K
$60K
$100K
MEDIAN: $60,496
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90%

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$15.63 - $35.05
(Median)
$16
$22
$35
MEDIAN: $21.00
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50%
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$34K$68K$102K
Salary
$41,232 - $99,983  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,584  
Profit Sharing
$715 - $5,872  
Commission
$0.00 - $21,000  
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).
)
$39,440 - $98,572  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 207
National Hourly Rate 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$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$15.63 - $35.05  
   
Overtime
$21.82 - $40.86  
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.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,584  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $21,000  
Profit Sharing
$715 - $5,872  
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).
)
$39,440 - $98,572  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 57
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Skills That Affect Experienced Cost Estimator Salaries

Financial Analysis
up arrow 24%

Project Management
up arrow 15%

Construction Estimating
up arrow 14%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%

National Average
$59,000

Blueprints
up arrow 8%

AutoCAD
up arrow 17%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 42 votes.

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 81% dental benefits Dental: 63%
vision benefits Vision: 55% employee benefits None: 18%
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