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Experienced Cost Estimator Salary

The average pay for an Experienced Cost Estimator is $60,329 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Financial Analysis, Project Management, and Construction Estimating.

$41,266 - $99,053
(Median)
$41K
$60K
$99K
MEDIAN: $60,329
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90%

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$15.56 - $33.94
(Median)
$16
$22
$34
MEDIAN: $21.00
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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
$41,266 - $99,053  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,803  
Profit Sharing
$700 - $6,000  
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).
)
$39,584 - $98,146  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 208
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
$15.56 - $33.94  
   
Overtime
$18.75 - $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.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,803  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $11,478  
Profit Sharing
$700 - $6,000  
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).
)
$39,584 - $98,146  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 53

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Skills That Affect Experienced Cost Estimator Salaries

Financial Analysis
up arrow 24%

Project Management
up arrow 16%

Construction Estimating
up arrow 15%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%

National Average
$59,000

Blueprints
up arrow 8%

AutoCAD
up arrow 17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 45 votes.

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 81% dental benefits Dental: 61%
vision benefits Vision: 53% employee benefits None: 18%