Average Cost Estimator with Construction Estimating Skills Salary

Average Cost Estimator with Construction Estimating Skills Salary

$58,014
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$41k
MEDIAN
$58k
90%
$91k

The average salary for a Cost Estimator is $58,014

Base Salary
$41k - $91k
Bonus
$393 - $10k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $10k
Commission
$3k - $20k
Total Pay
$36k - $88k
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What Do Cost Estimators Do?

Cost Estimator Tasks
  • 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.
  • 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.
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Gender Breakdown

Male
76.8%
Female
23.2%
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Common Health Benefits

Medical

72%

Dental

58%

Vision

47%

None

26%