Cost Estimator Salary in the United States

How much does a Cost Estimator make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Cost Estimator in the United States is $33 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $29 and $37. 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

Cost Estimator

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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 Estimator in the United States. The average hourly rate for Cost Estimator ranges from $29 to $37 with the average hourly pay of $33. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $30 to $40 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $34.

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Job Openings for Cost Estimator
King County Housing Authority -
The Construction Cost Estimator is relied on and responsible for cost analysis, cost effectiveness and for the determination of labor, material and other ancillary costs. The incumbent will determine ...
LinkedIn - 2 days ago
Bass Printing Company -
Bass Printing is currently seeking a Print Cost Estimator to join our growing team. The primary responsibility of the Print Cost Estimator is to develop cost estimates on routine and complex jobs as ...
LinkedIn - 4 days ago
Vulcan Drying Systems - Moberly , MO
Our company is currently recruiting for a Cost Estimator to assist with production and purchasing; this position will analyze drawings and system specifications, proposals and other documentation in ...
Employment Crossing - 5 days ago
We are looking to hire an experienced Print Production Estimator to help us keep growing. If you're ... Establish the best and/or lowest cost manner of manufacturing the product * Solicit Manufacturing ...
LinkedIn - 10 days ago
Print NW - Lakewood , WA
The Estimator must understand the customer requirements and the cost of meeting those requirements within the company capabilities. The Estimator must maintain personal productivity and quality ...
iHire - 3 days ago
Boswell Construction - Encino , CA
Maintains the estimating cost data base to ensure costs are up to date. Manages the estimating team in the assembly and submission of bids. Attends on-site pre-bid/proposal conferences and visits the ...
iHire - 6 days ago