How much does a Civil Estimator make in Washington, DC? The average Civil Estimator salary in Washington, DC is $77,530 as of October 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $69,529 and $86,113. 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 Washington, DC
Jimmy Richards & Sons Excavating, Inc. - Saint Charles , MD
We are looking for an experienced and self-motivated Civil Construction Estimator to join our team. This is a full-time positionwith a salary range of $50,000 - $75,000, based upon experience
ZipRecruiter - 9 days ago
Corman Kokosing Construction - Annapolis Junction , MD
Summary Analyzes plans, specifications, proposals, and other documentation to prepare full project estimates for heavy highway and civil construction projects. Clients primarily include state DOT ...
Lensa - 49 days ago
Synergy Professionals, Inc. - Reston , VA
National Top 10 heavy civil General Contractor is searching for an experienced highway and/or bridge estimator for their Maryland, and Virginia operations. You will be responsible for leading the ...
ZipRecruiter - 4 days ago
Gelberg Signs - Washington , DC
... civil and architectural plan sets. · Identify direct labor and material costs, as well as ... estimates using the software provided (CASper) · Proactively communicate with sales team, senior ...
ZipRecruiter - 4 days ago
SmartSite LLC - Bowie , MD
We are seeking a mid-level estimator to assist with construction reporting, analysis, exhibits, and ... Candidates should be proficient with Civil 3D and/or AGTEK software, be able to easily navigate and ...
ZipRecruiter - 43 days ago
Therrien Waddell - Washington , DC
We need an Estimator with creative energy to prepare winning renovation and new construction proposals for hard bid and negotiated commercial construction projects in the Washington, DC metropolitan ...
ZipRecruiter - 36 days ago
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About Washington, District of Columbia    Washington, D.C. is located in the mid-Atlantic region of the U.S. East Coast. Due to the District of Columbia retrocession, the city has a total area....More

Washington, District of Columbia  area prices were up 1.3% from a year ago

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