How much does a Civil Estimator make in Chicago, IL? The average Civil Estimator salary in Chicago, IL is $73,887 as of October 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $66,261 and $82,067. 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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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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Job Openings for Civil Estimator in Chicago, IL
CyberCoders - Gary , IN
Construction Estimator If you are a Construction Estimator with experience, please read on! What You Will Be Doing The ideal candidate will be degree qualified (Business, Construction Management ...
CyberCoders, Inc - 9 days ago
ESPO Engineering Corp - Hammond , IN
Bachelors degree in Civil Engineering or Construction Management or stem student. * This position could grow into an Estimating position or Project Manager role. * Candidates with HCSS experience is ...
ZipRecruiter - 26 days ago
Chicago Water & Fire Restoration - Elmhurst , IL
The claims estimator is an important part of our team and is necessary to help our customers get their homes and lives back to normal. Training will be provided! All work typically is completed from ...
ZipRecruiter - 10 days ago
Swoon - Oakbrook Terrace , IL
Initial One Year Full-Time Contract Estimator role in Oakbrook Terrace, IL with potential to extend! Job Description: Provide project controls Estimating support per PC-EU-2004 to the director ...
ZipRecruiter - 40 days ago
Dhanin Services Llc - Chicago , IL
Looking for someone with experience to estimate and prepare a proposal painting and finish work. Will be paid commission for winning bids.
ZipRecruiter - 72 days ago
Mackie Consultants, LLC. - Rosemont , IL
Work independently on design and production of construction plans, specification and cost estimates ... S. in Civil Engineering and a minimum 5-7 years of civil design experience with proven project ...
ZipRecruiter - 38 days ago
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