Experienced Cost Estimator Salary (United States)

The average pay for an Experienced Cost Estimator is $60,225 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Financial Analysis and Construction Estimating.
Experienced Cost Estimator Total Pay (?
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$43,655 - $99,366
(Median)
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79K
99K
MEDIAN: $60,225
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Experienced Cost Estimator Total Pay (?
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$15.55 - $31.49
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MEDIAN: $21.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$34K$68K$102K
Salary
$43,655 - $99,366  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,771  
Profit Sharing
$300.00 - $5,042  
Commission
$0.00 - $11,478  
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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$39,768 - $99,155  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 257
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$15.55 - $31.49  
   
Overtime
$16.80 - $41.07  
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$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,771  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $11,478  
Profit Sharing
$300.00 - $5,042  
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).
)
$39,768 - $99,155  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 257
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Skills That Affect Experienced Cost Estimator Salaries

Financial Analysis
up arrow 29%
Construction Estimating
up arrow 24%
Microsoft Excel
up arrow 5%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%
Project Management
up arrow 2%
National Average
$58,000
Blueprints
up arrow 6%
AutoCAD
up arrow 6%
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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 52 votes.
Gender
Female
21%
female alumni
 
Male
79%
male alumni
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 85% dental benefits Dental: 63%
vision benefits Vision: 52% employee benefits None: 15%
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