The average pay for an Estimator is $49,533 per year.
Estimator Total Pay (?
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$34,000 - $72,214
(Median)
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63K
72K
MEDIAN: $49,532
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Estimator Total Pay (?
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$11.86 - $24.45
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MEDIAN: $17.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$34,000 - $72,214  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,918  
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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$31,095 - $70,886  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 24 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 38
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$11.86 - $24.45  
   
Overtime
$-0.50 - $40.82  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,918  
   
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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$31,095 - $70,886  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 24 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 38
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Job Description for Estimator
  • Make new cost estimates as project progresses, and discuss changes with engineers, contractors, and clients.
  • Conduct research to determine needs for personnel, machinery, materials, and other factors which affect costs.
  • Produce cost estimates for a project based on project plans and discussions with clients and engineers.
  • Analyze current processes, personnel, and materials to identify methods for reducing costs.
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Gender
Female
15%
female alumni
 
Male
85%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
8%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 68% dental benefits Dental: 47%
vision benefits Vision: 29% employee benefits None: 29%
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