AU$64,595
Avg. Salary
AU$26.17
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

AU$1,032

Bonus

AU$10,000

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for an Estimator, Construction is AU$26.17 per hour.

The average pay for an Estimator, Construction is AU$64,595 per year.

10%
AU$19.65
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AU$26.17
50%
AU$38.87
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MEDIAN AU$26.17
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AU$46k
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AU$65k
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AU$98k
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MEDIAN AU$64,595
AU$46,019 - AU$98,361
AU$46K
AU$65K
AU$98K
MEDIAN: AU$64,595
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90%
AU$19.65 - AU$38.87
AU$20
AU$26
AU$39
MEDIAN: AU$26.17
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$98K
Salary AU$46,019 - AU$98,361
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$5,144
Profit Sharing AU$10,000
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).
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AU$44,773 - AU$96,402
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 15 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 272
Hourly Data AU$0AU$58
Hourly Rate AU$19.65 - AU$38.87
Overtime AU$30.80
Annual Data AU$0AU$96K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$5,144
Profit Sharing AU$10,000
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).
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AU$44,773 - AU$96,402
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 15 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 67

Job Description for Estimator, Construction

The job of construction estimator is essential to a contractor or any company that performs many building or material improvements or renovations to their facilities. The estimator assesses all costs - material and labor - for potential construction projects. They normally work within a firm to come up with their best estimates for a project so that the company can then implement this work into a budget for a bid; their estimates are often for internal use only, although some contractors have their estimators write actual bids as well.

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Estimator, Construction Tasks
  • Create estimates and cost or expenditure statements for use in future project consideration.
  • Create cost tracking and reporting operational systems.
  • Consult with outsides sources and analyze documents to create time, cost, materials and labor estimates.

Common Career Paths for Estimator, Construction


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Pay by Experience Level for Estimator, Construction

Pay by Experience for an Estimator, Construction has a positive trend. An entry-level Estimator, Construction with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$58,000 based on 249 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Estimator, Construction with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$74,000 based on 122 salaries. An experienced Estimator, Construction which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$77,000 based on 71 salaries. An Estimator, Construction with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$72,000 based on 31 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

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11%

6%

-4%

-26%

National Average: AU$62,875

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Estimator, Construction Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Estimator, Construction?

Estimator, Construction in Perth:
"Good Money, Long Hours And Can Be Stressful."
Pros: Good money, interesting work and good to be in a management role.
Cons: Stressful and long hours and a lot of responsibility.

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Key Stats for Estimator, Construction

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
8%

Experience Affects Estimator, Construction Salaries

▲22%

▲17%

▲15%

National Average
AU$63,000

▼8%

Skills That Affect Estimator, Construction Salaries

Construction Estimating
▲1%

National Average
AU$63,000



Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 1%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 98%