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Entry-Level Cost Estimator Salary

The average salary for an Entry-Level Cost Estimator is $46,684 per year.

$32,786 - $66,406
(Median)
$33K
$47K
$66K
MEDIAN: $46,684
10%
50%
90%

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$11.99 - $23.18
(Median)
$12
$17
$23
MEDIAN: $16.00
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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$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$32,786 - $66,406  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,025  
Profit Sharing
$192.71 - $5,152  
Commission
$2,044 - $10,174  
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).
)
$30,627 - $66,756  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 398
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$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$11.99 - $23.18  
   
Overtime
$16.30 - $35.60  
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.
)
$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,025  
   
Commission
$2,044 - $10,174  
Profit Sharing
$192.71 - $5,152  
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).
)
$30,627 - $66,756  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 179

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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Cost Estimator Salaries

Financial Analysis
up arrow 10%

Construction Estimating
up arrow 3%

Project Management
up arrow 1%

National Average
$45,000

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 3%

Blueprints
up arrow 3%

AutoCAD
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 98 votes.

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 76% dental benefits Dental: 62%
vision benefits Vision: 46% employee benefits None: 21%