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Cost Estimator Salary with Construction Estimating skills

The average salary for a Cost Estimator with Construction Estimating skills is $52,973 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$36,558 - $89,958
(Median)
$37K
$53K
$90K
MEDIAN: $52,972
10%
50%
90%

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$12.21 - $33.51
(Median)
$12
$20
$34
MEDIAN: $19.00
10%
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$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$36,558 - $89,958  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,091  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $5,960  
Commission
$2,948 - $12,208  
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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$33,219 - $85,378  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 214
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$12.21 - $33.51  
   
Overtime
$15.21 - $46.56  
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$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,091  
   
Commission
$2,948 - $12,208  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $5,960  
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).
)
$33,219 - $85,378  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 74

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Pay by Experience Level for Cost Estimator with Construction Estimating skills

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Cost Estimator with Construction Estimating skills Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 30%

Late-Career
up arrow 15%

Mid-Career
up arrow 11%

National Average
$52,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 56 votes.

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 75% dental benefits Dental: 57%
vision benefits Vision: 45% employee benefits None: 24%
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