Average Mechanical Estimator Salary

$65,684
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$44k
MEDIAN
$66k
90%
$92k

The average salary for a Mechanical Estimator is $65,684

Base Salary
$44k - $92k
Bonus
$407 - $12k
Profit Sharing
$1k - $15k
Commission
$0 - $15k
Total Pay
$42k - $93k
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What Do Mechanical Estimators Do?

Mechanical Estimator Tasks
  • Function as a project estimator / discipline estimator in development of cost proposals.
  • Review and comprehend technical and administrative documents such as Requests for Proposals(RFPs) and Requests for Quotes (RFQs).
  • Determine list of material takeoffs to define quantities of work materials.
  • Determine work crews and production rates for performance of required tasks.
  • Break down scope of work into definable tasks (WBS development).
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Job Satisfaction for Mechanical Estimator

4 out of 5
(72)
Highly Satisfied
6Reviews
Based on 72 responses, the job of Mechanical Estimator has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.97 out of 5. On average, Mechanical Estimators are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Male
92.7%
Female
7.3%
This data is based on 191 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

73%

Dental

55%

Vision

44%

None

26%