Cost Consultant Salary in the United States

How much does a Cost Consultant make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Cost Consultant in the United States is $34 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $31 and $38. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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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 Cost Consultant in the United States. The average hourly rate for Cost Consultant ranges from $31 to $38 with the average hourly pay of $34. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $31 to $38 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $34.

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Job Openings for Cost Consultant
Currie & Brown - San Francisco , CA
Participating in business development of new projects for cost consulting * Supporting client account management, monthly invoicing and purchase order management * Assisting with project cost ...
ZipRecruiter - 9 days ago
The SpyGlass Group - Lakewood , OH
SpyGlass is a highly specialized cost-consulting firm that works with fiscal executives to shed light on a traditionally ambiguous cost center. SpyGlass works to correct this uncertainty and recover ...
ZipRecruiter - 5 days ago
Work with client to identify relevant cost measures * Assist in benchmarking discussions with ... Develop/Improve general consulting skills, knowledge, and exposure You Bring Knowledge and ...
America’s Job Exchange - 6 days ago
House Sanitary Supply - Santa Barbara , CA
Communication of company "lowest total cost solution" business proposition and purpose statement * Utilize consultative sales tools to support the implementation of "lowest total cost solutions ...
ZipRecruiter - 8 days ago
Flairsoft Ltd. - Columbus , OH
... cost) Assess potential security advantages and disadvantages inherent in blockchain technology and its specific applications Gain an understanding of employing a blockchain-based solution in a ... - 1 day ago
First National Capital - Irvine , CA
The consultant needs to be a self-motivated individual who brings technical, project and process ... cost savings) * Exceptional analytical and quantitative skills with great attention to detail
ZipRecruiter - 6 days ago