Entry-Level Cost Estimator Salary

The average salary for an Entry-Level Cost Estimator is $49,296 per year.

$35,395 - $68,708
$35K
$50K
$69K
MEDIAN: $49,542
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50%
90%

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$12.28 - $25.17
$12
$18
$25
MEDIAN: $18.27
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90%

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$0$68K
Salary $35,395 - $68,708
Bonus $0.00 - $5,896
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $17,452
Commission $11,250
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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$31,314 - $66,828
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 309
Hourly Data $0$38
Hourly Rate $12.28 - $25.17
Overtime $17.93 - $38.46
Annual Data $0$66K
Bonus $0.00 - $5,896
Commission $11,250
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $17,452
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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$31,314 - $66,828
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 162

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Cost Estimator Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $46,208

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Key Stats for Cost Estimator

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 62 votes.
Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
68%
5-9 years
16%
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Skills That Affect Cost Estimator Salaries

Data Analysis
▲3%

Cost Accounting
▲3%

Financial Analysis
▲2%

Construction Estimating
▲1%

National Average
$46,000

Microsoft Excel
▼2%

Project Management
▼5%

Microsoft Office
▼6%

Blueprints
▼7%

autodesk autocad
▼7%

AutoCAD
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 62 votes.

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
vision benefits
Vision: 51%
no benefits
None: 21%
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