Average Early-Career Construction Estimator with Construction Estimating Skills Salary in Washington, District of Columbia

$71,719
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$2,250
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The average salary for an Early-Career Construction Estimator with Construction Estimating skills in Washington, District of Columbia is $71,719.
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$60k
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$85k
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What Do Construction Estimators Do?

Construction Estimator 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.

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What Are Popular Skills for Construction Estimators?

Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office, Blueprints and Microsoft Excel.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Construction Estimators?

A mid-career Construction Estimator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $78,652 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Construction Estimator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $76,948 based on 5 salaries.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Orlando, Florida (32.1% less), Atlanta, Georgia (30.5% less) and Dallas, Texas (17.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 10 survey responses.
Mid Career
50.0%
Experienced
50.0%