How much does an Estimating Manager make in the United States? The average Estimating Manager salary in the United States is $153,827 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $139,264 and $176,775. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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25% $139,264 10% $126,005 90% $197,668 75% $176,775 $153,827 50%(Median)
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Job Description for Estimating Manager

Estimating Manager manages the daily activities of an estimating department for an engineering organization. Implements technical estimating standards and procedures and oversees the work of project estimators. Being an Estimating Manager solicits supplier bids and proposals for labor, material and equipment and evaluates proposals to ensure they meet project specifications and budget requirement. May be responsible for the training and staffing of estimating department. Additionally, Estimating Manager typically requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a head of a unit/department. The Estimating Manager manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. To be an Estimating Manager typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 - 3 years supervisory experience may be required. Extensive knowledge of the function and department processes. (Copyright 2022 View full job description

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