How much does a Construction Cost Estimator make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Construction Cost Estimator in the United States is $29 as of September 25, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $24 and $34. 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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Vertical Earth - Cumming , GA
He or she will need to draft cost estimates for the entire scope of work according to standards and specifications. He or she will be a self-starter, take initiative, and be resourceful. He or she ...
Monster - Today
Aerotek - Fairfax , VA
The candidate will be responsible for creating accurate and complete cost estimates and analyses ... Participate in face to face reconciliations with general contractors or construction management ...
Allegis Group - 1 day ago
Harris & Associates - Los Angeles , CA
The Cost Estimator will assist a Program Manager/Construction Manager in managing construction administration of Public Works projects including surface improvement, heavy civil, marine construction ...
ZipRecruiter - 27 days ago
Wm. Blanchard Co. - Springfield , NJ
The candidate will estimate the cost of self-performed work, contractor and sub-contractor work for ... Analyze alternative solutions, and construction methods to increase competitiveness in a ...
Monster - 58 days ago
Northsound Utility and Construction, Inc. - Stanwood , WA
Post Award: ● Convert awarded bids into project budgets. ● Maintain a list of project cost ... Pre-Construction: ● Prepare project Site Specific Safety Plan and provide field crew with ...
Monster - 27 days ago
Electrical Estimator - Electrical Construction A growing electrical contractor is looking to add an ... Overview Responsible for cost estimations on a bid, defining subcontracted work and obtaining quote ...
Joblift GmbH (USD CPC) - 4 days ago
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Average Hourly Wage

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These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Construction Cost Estimator in the United States. The average hourly rate for Construction Cost Estimator ranges from $24 to $34 with the average hourly pay of $29. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $25 to $35 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $30.

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