How much does a Cost Estimation Engineer II make in the United States? The average Cost Estimation Engineer II salary in the United States is $85,881 as of May 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $79,731 and $96,830. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description for Cost Estimation Engineer II

Cost Estimation Engineer II estimates costs for engineering projects based on an analysis of project technical requirements. Collects and analyzes all project costs, including raw materials, labor, equipment and tooling to ensure estimates are accurate. Being a Cost Estimation Engineer II identifies and quantifies potential cost uncertainties to ensure costing models capture the full range of potential costs. Updates costs as necessary based on new information and project scope changes. Additionally, Cost Estimation Engineer II requires interface with project management, engineering, and procurement departments. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager. The Cost Estimation Engineer II occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. Gaining exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. To be a Cost Estimation Engineer II typically requires 2 -4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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Dycom Industries, Inc. provides specialty contracting services in the United States. The company offers various specialty contracting services, including program management, engineering, construction, maintenance, and installation services, such as placement and splicing of fiber, copper, and coaxial cables to telecomm... More
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