How much does an Estimator - Cost make in the United States? The average Estimator - Cost salary in the United States is $84,589 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $70,227 and $104,949. 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 Estimator - Cost

Estimator - Cost estimates material and labor costs for manufacturing projects in response to requests for proposals. Calculates costs based on analysis of project specifications, pricing schedules for labor and materials, and historical data. Being an Estimator - Cost analyzes post production costs and uses data to inform future project estimates. Typically requires a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Estimator - Cost typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Estimator - Cost occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. Gaining exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. To be an Estimator - Cost typically requires 2 -4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)... View full job description

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