Avg. Base Salary (ZAR)
The average salary for an Estimating Manager is R900,000
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Estimating Managers?
An experienced Estimating Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R900,000 based on 5 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R1,084,000.
What Do Estimating Managers Do?
The primary duty of estimating managers is to provide estimates for costs and time frames for projects' milestones and their eventual completion. Daily tasks include collecting information from involved parties, generating accurate estimates, and then communicating this information with relevant individuals and teams. Depending on the company and position, estimating managers may have regular contact with customers, vendors, and internal management, among others. Although some estimating …Read more
- Examine blueprints to create quotes, estimate costs, and set prices.
- Negotiate change orders, modifications, and final settlements with clients.
- Create proposals for specific jobs, coordinating across proposals to meet goals.