How much does a Construction Cost Estimator make? The average Construction Cost Estimator salary is $59,552 as of October 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $50,668 and $70,883. 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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Cybercoders - Sterling , VA
... cost reductions. - Participate in Pre-Construction meetings of estimating personnel to discuss ... department objectives and goals. - Perform peer bid reviews and analyze completed job cost ...
CyberCoders, Inc - 25 days ago
Old Dominion Insulation - Midlothian , VA
... construction estimating Bachelor's degree in Applied Science, Civil Engineering or related field Able to read architectural plans and develop cost estimates Strong understanding of construction ...
iHire - 38 days ago
Federal Emergency Management Agency - Winchester , VA
Responsibilities The ideal candidate can develop cost estimates for repairs and reconstruction of infrastructure, roads, and/or public facilities. The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is calling ... - 64 days ago
Foster Remodeling Solutions, Inc. - Lorton , VA
Has experience using unit cost estimating. * Has previous residential construction experience. * Has the ability to read and understand blueprints. * Can analyze, compare and interpret detailed ...
ZipRecruiter - 56 days ago
Private Company - Richmond , VA
... Estimate projects · Create comprehensive project schedules, manage and maintain schedules · ... Cost Bid Comparisons · Manage multiple multi-family construction project(s) · Interface with ...
ZipRecruiter - 15 days ago
Roof Engineering Corporation - Norfolk , VA
... cost budget through consideration of plan details, alternate material and building methods. · Work ... Pre-Construction team to maintain relationships with existing clients and subcontractors. · ...
ZipRecruiter - 15 days ago

Construction Cost Estimator Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for Construction Cost Estimator between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of October 28, 2020. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for Construction Cost Estimator in each city.
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City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $74,440
Washington, DC $66,293
Miami, FL $57,974
Chicago, IL $63,178
Boston, MA $67,097
New York, NY $71,641
Dallas, TX $59,165
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What is the average salary for Construction Cost Estimator in 2020?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Construction Cost Estimator in the United States. The base salary for Construction Cost Estimator ranges from $50,668 to $70,883 with the average base salary of $59,552. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $51,046 to $72,599 with the average total cash compensation of $61,638.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $59,552 $50,668 - $70,883
Bonus $2,086 $378 - $1,716
Total Pay $61,638 $51,046 - $72,599
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What's the difference between Estimator - Cost and Construction Cost Estimator?
According to our latest salary estimation on October 28, 2020. The average salary of Construction Cost Estimator is $59,552, and the average salary of Estimator - Cost is $81,394. The average salary of Estimator - Cost is higher than Construction Cost Estimator. ( 2020-10-28 )
I am a Construction Cost Estimator, which location’s salary is higher, Barnstable, MA or New Britain, CT?
New Britain, CT typically sees higher pay than Barnstable, MA for Construction Cost Estimator. a Construction Cost Estimator Salary in New Britain, CT is $64,316 as of October 28, 2020; a Construction Cost Estimator Salary in Barnstable, MA is $62,798 as of October 28, 2020. ( 2020-10-28 )
Why does the salary of a Construction Cost Estimator vary from city to city?
The cost of living is tied to salaries. If the expenses are higher in a particular city, then the wage level will be higher as well to afford the people can opportunity to live there. This is why you're always going to make more money in New York City for example, than in a small town. ( 2020-10-28 )
What are the Pay Factors for Construction Cost Estimator?
Salary ranges for a Construction Cost Estimator can vary widely, depending on the city and several other pay factors, including (but not limited to) education level, certifications, additional skills, and work experience. Click here to view Eight Factors That Can Affect Your Pay ( 2020-10-28 )
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Last Update: October 28, 2020