How much does a Civil Estimator make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Civil Estimator in the United States is $35 as of April 26, 2022, but the salary range typically falls between $31 and $39. Hourly rate 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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What is a Civil Estimator?

A Civil Estimator is a construction professional who bids on civil projects that have gone to tender. Civil estimators typically have a background in civil engineering, construction project management, or construction supervision. Estimators are responsible for obtaining tenders, obtaining of material costs, calculation of tenders taking into consideration project management and overheads. The role of an estimator can be a very pressured one, and requires a great level of concentration, some of which will result in erratic office hours to ensure tender return dates can be achieved....

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Finley Asphalt & Concrete is in search of an experienced Estimator to join our team! Excellent pay ... · Civil background is preferred. Apply now! Salary is based on experience. Visit our website at ...
ZipRecruiter - 27 days ago
On-Board Companies - Richmond , VA
Estimates typically include the following disciplines: civil, structural, piping, mechanical, process, electrical, instrumentation, and insulation. * Interact with Project Team Leaders, Engineering ...
ZipRecruiter - 6 days ago
RSG Landscaping, LLC. - Lynchburg , VA
SUMMARY The estimator assistant's primary focus is on performing takeoff estimates and material ... Analyze civil blueprints and other documentation to prepare time, cost, materials, and labor ...
LinkedIn - 47 days ago
Kikiktagruk Inupiat Corporation - Vienna , VA
Assists in performing accurate, detailed quantity take-offs and pricing in architectural, electrical, civil/structural, and mechanical disciplines using a computerized estimating program for IDIQ ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 45 days ago
Javan Engineering - Richmond , VA
Estimates typically include the following disciplines: civil, structural, piping, mechanical, process, electrical, instrumentation, and insulation. * Interact with Project Team Leaders, Engineering ...
LinkedIn - 4 days ago
The Anderson Company, LLC - Manassas , VA
... occurred in heavy civil projects. · Strong, strategic relationships with company vendors ... Estimator Skills and Qualifications · Proficiency in mathematics, statistics, and data analysis ...
LinkedIn - 11 days ago
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